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More Information Sources
These are just a few of the net's many polymer clay resources:
Watch for an expanded selection of links, coming soon...
In addition, you can often find polymer clay articles in general craft magazines.
(If you can't find these books locally, they're all available from Amazon Books.)
Tory Hughes has a series of thirteen videotapes on all aspects of polymer claywork, including imitative techniques she developed for making faux jade, ivory, amber, turquoise, and other stones. These tapes are produced by Gameplan Artranch (510-549-0993).
Maureen Carlson has a series of five videotapes on dolls and sculptural techniques. Her tapes are available from Wee Folk Creations or the Clay Factory.
Marie Segal has three new videotapes on imitative techniques for metal and advanced millefiori work. This series of tapes is produced by Mindstorm, Inc.
Donna Kato has a series of four videotapes that cover polymer clay basics and a number of techniques she's developed. The tapes are produced by Mindstorm, Inc.
This national organization publishes a bimonthly newsletter, the PolyInformer. Membership is $20/year for individuals, $10 for seniors and young people. To join, visit the guild's website. The Guild also has local chapters in many states.
These are sources with a net presence; you can find more mail-order sources of clay advertised in the magazines listed above.