EP 22 – Beverly Oliwa – Sculpting with Textiles – Sculpting Series – Creativity in Focus

Join Shahar for a candid conversation with artist Beverly Oliwa, today on our podcast, Creativity in Focus! Shahar Boyayan chats with Bev about the art of sculpting with textiles, the business side, the life of an artist and more! Beverly is known for her Garden sculptures. Most sculptures are made with t-shirts, wire and a textile hardener called Paverpol. She makes intricate pieces and has a passion for teaching other people about her techniques. Some of her courses at Curious Mondo are: Beginning Sculpting with Fabric Hardener, Intermediate Sculpting with Fabric Hardener and How to Create a Heron Paverpol Sculpt She also mentors the Paverpol certification program. What a great ambassador for this medium!

EP 21 – Figurative Sculpting with Wool – Sculpting Series – Creativity in Focus

Sculpting with wool, part of our sculpting series. Join us for a candid conversation with the needle felt doll artist Colleen Spies, today on our podcast, Creativity in Focus! Shahar Boyayan chats with Colleen about the art of figurative sculpting with wool, the business, the life of an artist and more!

EP 20 – All About Gourd Art – Kenneth Poole – Creativity in Focus

Today on our fantastic podcast, Creativity in Focus, Shahar Boyayan will be interviewing Kenneth Poole on an intimate discussion about being a gourd artist.

EP 19 – DIY Ways to Display Your Art – Creativity in Focus

Tired of having the same stand as everybody else? Ready to make displays that fit YOUR art? Join Shahar and Jodi on Creativity in Focus today as they explore many different types of DIY stands and displays for your artwork.

EP 18 – Jenny Ferguson – Tiangle Loom Weaving – Creativity in Focus

Today on our fantastic podcast, Creativity in Focus, Shahar Boyayan will be interviewing Jenny Ferguson on an intimate discussion about being a fiber artist. Jenny is also one of instructors at curiousmondo.com

Check out her courses!

Beginning Stained Glass

Beginning Stained Glass is proving to be super fun and frustration free. Cheryl has a way of showing people the ways around common problems when doing stained glass.

Yesterday she showed how to use a pattern, cut glass and grind.
Today how to foil and solder. People just loved the soldering part.

Tomorrow there is a lot more of stained glass course

EP 17 – Karen Baker – Sculpting Series – Creativity in Focus

On today’s episode we’ll be chatting with sculptor Karen Baker. Karen has been sculpting art dolls for over 10 years. Karen Baker is also one of our favorite instructors at curiosmondo.com

Check out her courses!

Sculpting and Costuming an Anthropomorphic Character Bunny

Sculpting and Costuming an Anthropomorphic Character Bunny

We are on day 2 of the class Sculpting and Costuming an Anthropomorphic Character Bunny and Karen is working on the face details and the head of the bunny, sculpting the ears making it as realistic as possible. She is also teaching how to do the texture of the fur.

Sculpting and Costuming an Anthropomorphic Character Bunny
Sculpting and Costuming an Anthropomorphic Character Bunny

Remember to purchase the Sculpting and Costuming an Anthropomorphic Character Bunny by clicking here.

Sculpting and Costuming a Character Bunny with Polymer Clay

Sculpting and Costuming an Anthropomorphic Character Bunny

Karen Baker is here this week at Curious Mondo teaching a fun, dynamic, and super in-depth course taking you through the entire process of sculpting a character animal doll.

  • How to make an armature
  • Sculpting
  • Costuming
  • …and much more!

You can purchase the Sculpting and Costuming a Character Bunny with Polymer Clay by clicking here.

Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

Today’s class was a blast. We learned How to create shapes and textures with different diamond bits. We cant forget to mention that we had several positive comments from Curious Mondo’s audience about this course but it’s not over yet. We still have one more day to go. Remember to purchase this amazing course; Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

How to Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

Today’s class; Reverse intaglio of a heart coming out of a rib cage set in a sterling silver prong setting. Both lapidary work and metal work done by Jack Hoque. Remember to purchase the course How to Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass with a bonus clicking here.

 

How to Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

Today is class number four and Jack will be teaching how to create shapes and textures with different diamond bits.

Don’t forget to purchase the course How to Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass by clicking here.

Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

 

EP 16 – Glass and Silversmithing – Jan Harris Smith – Creativity in Focus

Artist Jan Harris Smith talks about glass art and siversmithing. With Host Jodi McRaney Rusho. She uses glass, rocks and metals to create amazing pieces.

Check out Jan’s courses!

How to Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

New techniques of reverse intaglio carving into the back of crystal to show 3D images  to the front, live at Curious Mondo.

Remember you can purchase the Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass course and have lifetime access to this class that comes with a bonus.

Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

This beautiful piece is the today’s giveaway . To participate you need to share this course on Facebook, Twitter and instagram with hashtag #curiousmondo Share the class and cross your fingers because you can be today’s lucky winner. Watch how to carve reverse intaglio into quartz crystal and glass at curiousmondo.com

How to Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

During this fantastic course you learn how to Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass and in-depth course you will learn:

What diamond bits to use
How to use and control a flex shaft while carving
How to keep your stone wet while carving into Stone/glass
How to create shapes and textures with different diamond bits
I will show my techniques on how I create planets, trees, ships and various different figures.
…and much more!

You can purchase this course here How to Carve Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass

Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass
Reverse Intaglio Into Quartz Crystal and Glass