Christi friesen

Amazing Mixed Media Polymer Clay Artitst

Christi Friesen

Mixed Media Polymer Clay Artist

Christi Friesen is an award-winning artist, who works in mixed media. Christi’s work has been showcased in numerous books, magazines and exhibits. She is the author of over a dozen how-to books on creating with polymer clay. Christi teaches throughout the world, using humor and positive energy to encourage students to stretch their creativity, technical skills and artistic confidence
Christi shapes and forms polymer clay and mixed media into a vast array of ghoulies critters, mosaics, sculpture, jewellery.
Now is your chance to not only meet her but participate in her one of a kind workshops.
Christi Friesen is living life to the full with her massive year of travel around the world and we are so very lucky the “Christi a Go Go” schedule fits like a jigsaw with the first Polymer Clay Carnival in Australia. Yay Christi! We’re ready to rave with you!

All classes By Christi Friesen

Day 1
Friday

August 16, 2019,

9.00 – 12.30

In this half-day workshop you will have a great time making weird but sweet little creatures that can be little sculptures, pendants, or even earrings! You will learn the sgraffito technique using 24k leaf and you will play with powders and other embellishments. The emphasis is on creating personality in your sweet little critters.

Day 1
Friday

August 16, 2019,

02.00 – 05.30

In this half-day workshop you will learn how to create fast, fun and funky Twisters – little air plant holders that can hang out on the fridge (with magnets of course) or pin to the wall, and Plant Pods – sweet and sturdy little pods that can hold a flower bouquet or even a small planting. The emphasis is on creating hollow forms from clay blends and using surface embellishments.

Day 2
Saturday

August 17, 2019,

09.00 – 5.30

In this full-day workshop you will create sculptural pieces from polymer then use them as the focal point of an assemblage of materials using epoxy clay to bring it all together.
Lots of excitement working with a variety of materials with the emphasis on design, composition and learning how different materials work together

Day 3
Sunday

August 18, 2018,

09.00 – 5.30

In this full-day workshop you will create a variety of small artful bowls using many techniques including line & colour, collage, sgraffito and shape-forming.  The emphasis is on line-art skills and using powders and surface treatments as well as several ways to make the bowl forms.
It’s a day of fun exploration!

Workshop Schedule

Christi Friesen

Polymer Clay and Mixed Media Artist

  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 12:30PM
  • Glow-in-the-dark Weirdos and Golden Creatures
  • Morning Workshop
  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 2PM - 5:30PM
  • Twister Pods - mini pots for fairy gardens or fridge magnets
  • Afternoon Workshop
  • SATURDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Polymer & Mixed Media Mosaic Assemblages
  • All Day Workshop
  • SUNDAY 18 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Artful Bowls - a variety of techniques
  • All Day Workshop
Debbie Crothers Polymer Clay Artist
Debbie Crothers

Polymer Clay Embellishments Artist

  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Birds of the Outback
  • All Day Workshop
  • SATURDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Drought in the Outback
  • All Day Workshop
  • SUNDAY 18 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 12:30PM
  • Resist This
  • Morning Workshop
  • SUNDAY 18 AUGUST
  • 2PM - 5:30PM
  • Traffic Hazard
  • Afternoon Workshop
Fabiola Perez Ajates Polymer Clay Artits
Fabiola Perez Ajates

Polymer Clay Mixed Media Artist

  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 12:30PM
  • Natura viva
  • Morning Workshop
  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 2PM - 5:30PM
  • Natura Viva
  • Afternoon Workshop
  • SATUDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Colour Palette
  • Full Day Workshop
  • SUNDAY 18 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Silent Music
  • Full Day Workshop
Iris Mishly Polymer Clay Mixed Media Artist.1
Iris Mishly

Polymer Clay Mixed Media Artist

  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • INKredible Macrame - Polymer Clay & Macrame
  • Full Day Workshop
  • SATURDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 12:30PM
  • Transform Jewellery
  • Morning Workshop (half day workshop)
  • SATURDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 2PM - 5:30PM
  • Extrudinary Jewellery
  • Afternoon Workshop (half day workshop)
  • SUNDAY 18 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Cosmic Ceramic meets Brocade Collection
  • Full Day Workshop
Lucie Štruncová
Lucie Štruncová

Polymer Clay Artist

  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 12:30PM
  • Space Brooches/Pins
  • Morning Workshop
  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 2PM - 5:30PM
  • Space Brooches/Pins
  • Afternoon Workshop
  • SATURDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Enchanting Tubes
  • Full Day Workshop
  • SUNDAY 18 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Enchanting Tubes
  • Full Day Workshop
Pam Annesley Polymer Clay Artist.1
Pam Annesley

Polymer Clay and Mixed Media Artist

  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Heartstrings
  • Full Day Workshop
  • SATURDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 12:30PM
  • Express your creativity and Wear IT
  • Morning Workshop
  • SATURDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 2PM - 5:30PM
  • Painted pendant
  • Afternoon Workshop
Pavla Cepelikova Polymer Clay Artist
Pavla Čepelíková

Polymer Clay Artist

  • FRIDAY 16 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Secret of Nature
  • Full Day Workshop
  • SATURDAY 17 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 5:30PM
  • Bracelet with Entwined Designs
  • Full Day Workshop
  • SUNDAY 18 AUGUST
  • 8:45AM - 12:30PM
  • Red Hot Chilli Peppers
  • Morning Workshop
  • SUNDAY 18 AUGUST
  • 2PM - 5:30PM
  • Las Vegas Earrings
  • Afternoon Workshop