How-tos by the master of realistic fanciful polymer figures! * More than 400 step-by-step full-colour photos and 200 drawings
* Innovative techniques, taught by a master
* Inspiring ideas, practical information.
Anyone who has ever marvelled over Katherine Dewey's amazing creations has wondered, "How did she do that?" In Creating Lifelike Figures in Polymer Clay, the renowned artist reveals exactly how she makes her incredible human figures and fantasy characters--and how polymer-clay crafters everywhere can do the same.
With more than 400 step-by-step photographs in full colour plus 200 detailed drawings, Dewey teaches how to sculpt realistic figures in any scale using her simple applique approach. She covers the entire process: selecting clay, making modelling tools, proportioning figures, posing, ethnic and gender subtleties, facial expressions, costumes in clay, and finishing touches.
For anyone who loves fantasy, romance, nature--or sophisticated crafting--this book is a must-have.