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  1. Question and Answer
    Does anyone use one? Looks like the one thread I found was quite old. Are they really good for making artisan breads? Could I cook a duck in one?
  2. Homesteading and gardening
    We have clay soil here and I am having difficutly growing carrots and beets. They are the only two veggies my husband requests fromt he garden every year. Most other veggies do well here. Does anyone know of varieties that grow better in clay soil? or is there something i can do to the soil to...
  3. Question and Answer
    My friend was playing baseball in the rain on a red dirt clay field...she's tried soaking the jersey, Shout and OxyClean but its not coming out just faded in. Looks pretty sad actually :( Is there a way to get these stains out?
  4. Homesteading and gardening
    Clay Soil Observations http://www.durgan.org/URL/?FOHEI 6 September 2009 Clay soil Observations. The garden bed is composed of good clay soil. To make the clay more useful for my requirement, it has been modified utilizing much compost over the last five years.Compost alone as a clay modifier...
  5. Clay Pot Crafts
    hubby screwed them on through hole on bottom instead of trying to match a little trim to keep them from falling off. http://www.frugalvillage.com/forums/album.php?albumid=324&pictureid=3358
  6. Hobbies
    Hi there! Just wondering if anyone else works with polymer clay? Or, if you are a doll maker? I didn't see a suitable sub-topic for either of them above. I have made quite a few figures, but not so many dolls. I would really like to get into doll making though. I want to make the cloth...
  7. For Sale or Trade
    I have 7 Peruvian clay animal beads for sale.There is a baboon,hippo,llama,elephant,zebra,tiger and a lion - all in great condition -holes run from the top to bottom. These beads are 7/8" - 1" tall and are free-standing;you can use them as miniature figurines if desired. I paid $2 a piece for...
  8. Drawing, Painting
    Hi,I was wondering if any of you guys paint clay pot?What I would like to know is what you use to seal it before painting so when throught the life of the pot the water does not seap through and the painted surface start bubbling or coming off.It has been so cold here cant go outside that I have...
  9. Clay Pot Crafts
    I am doing alot of clay pot painting right now. Does anyone have any great ideas they would like to share? I made a gumball machine about a month ago..and some votive candle holders. My new project will be making a bird bath and palm trees for my bedroom.
  10. Christmas
    These are cute cute cute and I can think of lots of variations on each of them. http://www.michaels.com/art/online/projectsheet?pid=20174a
  11. Clay Pot Crafts
    This craft is adorable. http://www.michaels.com/art/online/projectsheet?pid=20181
  12. Clay Pot Crafts
    I found this on Debbie Mumm's site. I think it is so cute! :) http://www.debbiemumm.com/potm/06/march/crafts/marchpotmcrafts.asp Garden Light Lamp Put some light on your decorating with a lamp made of painted flowerpots. A fabric-covered lamp shade is embellished with trim to complete this...
  13. Clay Pot Crafts
    Does anybody have the instructions for clay pot people.I have found a website but you have to buy a kit .http://www.claypotpeople.com/
  14. Clay Pot Crafts
    http://www.craftsantiques.com/htm/kuclayp1.htm i thought this picture was so cute and looks so easy to make. http://www.dialcorp.com/module_dynamic/renuzit_crafts_project_sheet.cfm?projects_id=144 http://www.dialcorp.com/index.cfm?page_id=224 same as above but start of the pages. this...
  15. Clay Pot Crafts
    Take seed catalogues or any pictures out of old magazines that you like. Cut them into pieces and modge podge them onto the pot. Then put 2 coats of shellac on top of this.
  16. Clay Pot Crafts
    http://www.hgtv.com/hgtv/cr_home_accessories/article/0,1789,HGTV_3255_2918691,00.html
  17. Clay Pot Crafts
    http://www.michaels.com/art/online/projectsheet?pid=e01332
  18. Pumpkin
    http://familycrafts.about.com/cs/pumpkincraft1/l/blcppump.htm
  19. Clay Pot Crafts
    http://www.kidsdomain.com/craft/candle7.html
  20. Clay Pot Crafts
    Anyone Making Clay Pots Now? I made some Cardinal Birds last year . ( clay pots and fun foam) I love working with them and need new patterns I love the gingerbread ones in the other thread and can see some made as gifts.
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