Author Archives: John Harsdorf

Michael deMeng’s Altered Alice Online Workshop

A Curious Workshop Awaits sign up now for October 13th! Let's take a trip with Alice down the rabbit hole and discover a world where logic and reason have been turned upside down and, contrary wise, downside up. This workshop will explore the unusual cast of characters that inhabit Wonderland as we create them as...

Design Earth Elemental Hands

By Claude RaymondThis Stone Elemental Hand is my second build of this type and this one was made with 4 fingers and a thumb making it look a little more human than the first build. It also has a slightly larger “Palm Planter”. The Palm Planters on my Stone Elemental Hands are rubber coated and...

B&B Show Classes

The 2017 Online Class Catalog is now open for browsing! Nunn Design and Apoxie Sculpt Present: Image-Under-Glass Amulet Apoxie Sculpt and Parawire Present: Infinity Ombre Mosaic Pendant   Folks can register for a Bead&Button Show badge now  (FYI: Show Badge Registration is required before you can register for classes!) ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR CLASSES Opens at...

Beaded Sculpture Game Changer

By Kiny McCarrick Hello Aves, I wanted to let you know how Apoxie Sculpt has completely changed my life. It has given me the perfect product to create my beaded sculptures. I can now sculpt and epoxy! It has been a game changer for me. I enclosed some pictures of my work using your wonderful...

What Types of Tools to Use

I mentioned something about Tools... I talked about various kinds of tools. Pictured; are the silicone rubber tipped tools that I think everyone should have when working with Aves®. They have different nibs on the ends of various shapes. I prefer to use the conical tip, or the bladed tip for scribing wrinkles in skin....

The Making of Vargas

Many people inquire as to how I create Dragons. This is a step-by-step tutorial showing the creation of Vargas the Stone Tyrant over a period of five months. It begins with Aluminum foil shaped into the basic form of the base that the Dragon will occupy. Aluminum foil creates the form of the body and...

The Repair of Lady Death

By: Erin Gerlach Supply List Drill with small bit sizes Dremel tool Devcon 5 minute epoxy glue Thick and thin wire Wire cutter Fixit® Sculpt Fixit® Repair putty - black Apoxie® Safety Solvent Various sculpting tools Paint brush and micro brushes ASSESSING THE DAMAGE AND PLANNING THE REPAIR There is a saying in the building...