Author Archives: christifriesen

About christifriesen

I am an artist because I must be. My mind wanders and my fingers follow. Just feed me a little more chocolate and I'll be fine.

Ready, set… GRAB!

Hey, guess what? Polyform Products has added an online store to their already nifty site of tutorials and info at www. Sculpey.com. So what’s that mean to you, oh fellow clay-addicts? Fresh, soft clay, cheap and quick. Clay supplies too. … Continue reading

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creative nudging: zombie worms!

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World Chocolate Day – yum

It’s world chocolate day today. oh boy. i’m kinda into chocolate. it’s a girl thing. or an artist thing… or possibly just a human thing. anyway, here’s a fun lil’ chocolate-inspired project i made a while back, in case you … Continue reading

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choose joy

This piece is called “Becoming Self-Aware” because i was thinking about plants and if they have any self-awareness in the way that animals do… and then i thought that it’s really a continuum, isn’t it? from being a living thing … Continue reading

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island head

My head is in Hawaii. ¬†Wish my body were too. But i can’t complain – both were there just a month ago. Hawaii always inspires me. Everything is lush, colorful, full of life. I’m finishing content right now for the … Continue reading

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it’s time

This past week I was at a retreat for polymer artists in Shrinemont (Orkney Springs, VA).¬†There are lots of different kinds of retreats out there for creative folks, but they all have one thing in common – getting together with … Continue reading

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the clay will say when i’m done

I thought i was done with bowls for a while. nope. the clay had other ideas, so here are more – several bowls, and a few cabochons too (which are just inside-out bowls, really) apparently, the clay will say when … Continue reading

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