Rustic Chicken with Julie and Robin Cates
Join Julie and Robin Cates as we walk you through on how to create a Rustic Chicken. We will be using transfer paper, underglaze pencil, and even your fingers. We will then add a wash technique to
make an antique look. This fun project is great for PYOP studios and anyone in the Fired Arts industry
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How to use Facebook Ads with Lowell Brown
"Facebook advertising doesn't work."
I laugh when I hear people say that!
The only reason it wouldn't work for someone is if they set up an ad and did nothing after that.
Facebook ads DO work, in fact they work extremely well.
Want to finally learn how to get the most out of advertising your business through Facebook to build likes and leads?
If so, sign up for this private webinar where I show you all that you need to know.
We will cover the exact steps for how to build engaging ad copy, how to target your ad to the right audience and tips to help you attract more leads, more traffic, and A LOT more Likes to your Page.
You're business won't be the same after this video and you'll be amazed at the instant (YES INSTANT) results you gain directly from this live video.
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Clay Critters with Amy Zander
Experience for yourself how fun and easy handbuilding with clay really is, while creating a few critters for your garden or yard. Using basic handbuilding skills, I will show you how to make one of a
kind lizards and bugs just in time for summer. The best thing about these two projects is that no special tools are needed. No rolling pins or roller guides this time and no molds or expensive
equipment either, just your hands, a needle tool and some clay! From kids to adults, everyone will have a blast using their imagination to create crazy and whimsical critters.
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Dragon Fly's on the Window Screen Featuring Frank Kahanic
The Dragon fly subject is prefect for spring, summer and fall decorating.
As part of the video, you will get a professionally done step-by-step technique sheet with colored pictures of the finished pieces. It contains a tracing pattern of al the Dragon Fly’ that you can
use over & over.
DRAGON FLYS” – Are something that everyone enjoys – especially for spring and summer decorating projects, classes, and Summer Camps!
• “CREATING A SCREEN EFFECT” - is the theme for Frank’s next video titled “Dragon Fly’s on the Window Screen! Super - neat idea for creating a different type of “background effect”
that can be used on a variety of subjects and bisque shapes! It’s sooooo easy!
• This is EASY and perfect for any Paint-Your-Own Pottery or Traditional Ceramic Studio” – Kids will love it!
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Ultimate Glass Jewelry with Cara DiMassimo
Take your fused glass jewelry to the next level with these simple, creative, fun techniques. Create your own custom dichroic patterns for truly one-of-a-kind pieces. Get wild with animal-print
inspired effects created with glass powders. Attract attention to your work by making jewelry that really stands apart from the everyday!
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Clay Owls with Grace and Michael Harbridge
Join Michael and Grace Harbridge as they walk you through the steps of converting basic clay shapes into clay owls. This can be done with mold-cast ware, thrown pieces, hand-built shapes or clay
puzzled designs. Nearly any age will enjoy this creative method of clay adaptation at its finest! Ten-year-old Grace will show you just how easy it is from the young view and Michael will show how old
people can do it! Even if you've never worked with clay, join us for a fun evening and discover how satisfying it is to work with clay.
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Upcycling Your Bisque Ware with Arlene Smith
“UP CYCLE’ your bisque ware… ever wondered what to do with all those odds and ends of left over bisque pieces…Come join Arlene and she will show you how you can create wonderful art by
combining bisque pieces.
Arlene will show you how to prepare your pieces if you are building a fountain, talk with you about selecting a pump and walk you through who to make the hand build clay flowers. Then she will share
with you how she decorated each piece, including the addition of glass. Last but not least Arlene will share how to fire and assemble the pieces.
Arlene will also supply you with detailed instruction, patterns for decorating, how to make clay flowers, and photos.
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Summer Camp with Kidders Featuring Melanie Malsam
Hi everyone, Hope to have you all join me for part two of our summer camp series. I will be showing you how to incorporate some really fun and interesting fabric projects. I will explain Sun Painting
and Marbleizing with T-shirts. These should be especially great for the older kids, and even the little ones.
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Fusing with Recycled Glass Featuring Cara Dimassimo
Transform bottles into beautiful pieces of art in your kiln! I will explain the differences between working with art glass and recycled glass, and show a few different ways to create beautiful art
pieces including jewelry, "baskets", candle holders and more.
Get inspired to create "green craft" that transcends the everyday. The best part - the glass is free!
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Sassy n' Stunning Contemporary Spring Floral's with Frank Kahanic
Join us for some cool ideas, stunning designs, and neat new ways to paint spring designs. Each design is much easier than they look!
This spring Frank is into BOLD & BRIGHT! The stunning Daylily design that Frank will actually paint during the Interactive Webinar, and use the magnificent NEW Neon Concepts by Duncan. He will
show you how to "double-load" -- "layer" and "blend" these easy to use colors for stunning color combinations & results. Perfect for spring techniques, workshops, and
the Contemporary Studio owner who may want to create BOLD and BEAUTIFUL pieces for window displays, or maybe a special "Zing Into Spring" special event!
You will learn how to use the clever little Metal Writer Tip to outline and accent your design. This neat device will totally eliminate the tedious outlining process with a brush. The effect you will
achieve is a free flowing line that is casual looking - yet has a "contemporary-flair". It is sooo attractive! Plus, everybody can use this Writer Tip! It is especially useful for those who
are apprehensive of using Detail or Liner Brushes.
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Mosiac Wall Piece with Amy Zander
Have you ever wondered how to create a mosaic using tiles? I will explain everything that you will need to know to create an abstract mosaic wall piece. Including rolling out a slab of clay, cutting
tile pieces, what to use as a back board, adhesives, grout, tools and tips. Experience this easy, basic technique then look forward to a future video where I will teach an advanced mosaic technique
on how create a photo like wall piece similar to a stained glass window but with clay and grout. I will also share information on how to add a “mosaic bar” in your shop or studio. So start with
the basics and come and learn with me!
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Liners and Rounds. Loading Oh My! And Why?
This is a must see video presentation. For this session we will thoroughly present, to each viewer information, on why we have various brushes sizes and shapes. Each brush will be explained how and
when to use the different sizes and styles for Liners and Rounds. Brushes will be demonstrated, used correctly and incorrectly. Brushes will be compared with each other and we shall convey when to use
each of the two families.
During the video we will also explain how the various hairs/fibers used in brushes for Fired Arts decorating, perform and which brush will give you the best results for a specific desired technique.
Not every brush is design for fired finishes and not every brush should be used for non-fired finishes.
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Tape and Tools with Julie and Robin Cates
We're going to walk you through a project that has been super popular in our studio, a great class, and one of the most copied samples we have ever had! We will be talking about all the different
tools we like to use, some of them that we purchased and even more that we repurposed from things lying around our studio! So join us for tape and tools!
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Themed and Profitable Camps with Melanie Malsam
Tic-toc, the clock is ticking down to the warm days of summer. Is your studio prepared for a season of fun, profitable summer camps? Let me help! In this webinar I will show you some of our favorite
camp projects, how to get the most profit from your camps, how I plan our themed camps, and what to do to keep middle excited, engaged and coming back for more. I'll be be back again in April to
teach you more multi-medium projects that can be easily planned into your camps now
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Birthday Parties with Frank Kahanic
Check-out some of the cool ideas, techniques, methods and ways that Frank & Jaque Kahanic conduct and promote their "PAINT-YOUR-OWN-POTTERY BIRTHDAY PARTIES" - within a PYOP or
traditional ceramic studio.
You will learn how to create unique "cake-toppers" which can be personalized, and even used over and over for different occassions and reasons. You will see and learn how to create a neat
"signature-plate" that can be easily signed by everyone - right at the party - and immediately taken home! (This is really a clever idea which is applicapable to many other parties,
occassions, or receptions such Anniversaries, Weddings, -- or even say a Bon-Voyage party!) Additionally, Frank will-show you his unique way to personalize plain plates & tiles with scrapbook
stickers. It's sooo cool n' sooo easy! (People always say "How did you make such neat, uniform, lettering?" - when they see one of these finished pieces.)
As a bonus, you will receive a digital template (in MS Word) to create a cute Birthday Party invatation designed specifically for a PYOP studio.
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Going Social with Lowell Brown
Have you "Gone Social" with your business? The fired arts industry was made for this as we are already a "Social Business" and now our marketing efforts need to be
"Social", Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn is where the action is, you need to get there in an effective way--no time wasting , just results! Join us for our "Going Social"
webinar that is catered to small business and how to maximize your efforts in social media! It is going to be fun, informative and relevant!
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"Brush Swag" - Have you heard of it? Get your "SWAG" on with brush Genius David Hoff
"Brush Swag" - Have you heard of it? Get your "SWAG" on with brush Genius David Hoff. We will start with the Liner and Round brushes intertwining the two. Our projects will be new
and with our great new camera angles, you will want to join us again and be in on the fun and learning experience. We will cover a variety of strokes, explain pen and ink brushwork and create some
interesting designs featuring decorative painting style. Remember there is paper work for each project.
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Fusing Specialty Glass with Ceramics Featuring Michael Harbridge
Discover how easy and fun it is to fuse Dichroic and other specialty glass to ceramic surfaces with no glass cutting and one simple cone firing. No special holds or babysitting the kiln for this easy
method Michael will share. This can be done in any studio or home with a manual or digital kiln.
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