Pottery & Sculpture

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Metals & Jewelry, Pottery & Sculpture

Polymer Clay Jewelry

Polymer clay is a type of hardenable modeling clay based on the polymer polyvinyl chloride (PVC). It typically contains no clay minerals, but like mineral clay a liquid is added to dry particles until it achieves gel-like working properties, and similarly, the part is put into an oven to harden, hence its colloquial designation as clay. Polymer clay is generally used for making arts and ... Continue reading ›

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Metals & Jewelry, Pottery & Sculpture

Chase & Repousse

Repoussé or repoussage (French pronunciation: [ʁəpuse] ( listen); [ʁəpusaʒ] ( listen) respectively) is a metalworking technique in which a malleable metal is ornamented or shaped by hammering from the reverse side to create a design in low relief. It is a form of toreutics. There are few techniques that offer such diversity of expression while still being relatively economical. Chasing is the opposite of repoussé, and the two are used in conjunction to create a finished piece. It ... Continue reading ›

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Metals & Jewelry, Pottery & Sculpture

Patterned Fabric

Project Goal: Create a repeating pattern requiring at least 2 stencils, and decorate fabric with the design to make a braclet. Target 1: create @ least 10 sketches of possible patterns and themes for the project Target 2: Create a final drawing of the pattern in full size Target 3: Trace the design into its separate component stencils. Target 4: Cut out the stencils Target 5: Spray ... Continue reading ›

Mr.Deyo

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Paper Cut Printing

This gif will take you through all the steps from saving as a pdf to uploading on papercut to print something here at west middle school. Continue reading ›

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Metals & Jewelry, Pottery & Sculpture

Wooden Beads

Project Goal: Create at least 3 carved wooden beads of your own design using carving, rasping, filing, & sanding. Target 1: Design and sketch at least 10 possible wooden beads. Target 2: Draw your chosen design onto a wooden blank and begin rough cutting. Target 3: Rasp and file to a finished design. Target 4: Step up sanding grits to a finished piece. Continue reading ›

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Metals & Jewelry, Pottery & Sculpture

Epoxy Resin Jewelry

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Filigree

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Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Pottery & Sculpture

Wind Chimes

Wind chimes are a type of percussion instrument constructed from suspended tubes, rods, bells or other objects that are often made of metal, wood or clay. The tubes or rods are suspended along with some type of weight or surface which the tubes or rods can strike when they or another wind-catching surface are blown by ... Continue reading ›

Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Pottery & Sculpture

Pottery from Scratch

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Mr.Deyo

Mr.Deyo in Art Unleashed, Pottery & Sculpture

Clay Lantern

Today, the term lantern is used to describe many types of portable lighting, but lanterns originated as a protective enclosure for a light source - usually a candle - to make it easier to carry and hang up, and more practical outdoors or in drafty interiors such as passages and staircases where unguarded candles were more ... Continue reading ›