In this on-line playshop we'll
explore quick and easy ways to create Santa Claus and St. Nicholas figures using push molds, polymer clay, paper, wire,
Use the information to make one character or
return again and again until the class registration expires on
Materials available 24/7 until Dec. 22, 2016.
Santas can be a last-minute gift, a focal point
for a table or mantle display, or just for fun.
sizes range from 10 inches to 24 inches tall. No two ever the
same! Quick and easy patterns.
You get to choose the type
of Santa depicted and the size.
For figures that are 11 to 24
inches tall we'll be using:
What a Character molds F3, F4 and/or F5 for the faces and F6 for
the hands. If you want smaller hands, you can also use hand mold
For slightly smaller
characters, 9 inches to 12 inches tall, you might
choose to use molds F1 or #17 for the faces and #11 for the hands.
course you don't have to use more than one face mold as each
mold can be tweaked to create a multitude of faces. If you're not familiar with
these molds you can see them at
Purchase of molds is not required. You can also use your own
molds or faces that you sculpt . In that case you would just use
our techniques and patterns.
These will be
fun and friendly Santa designs, not labor intensive or detail
perfect. Quick and easy
patterns make these Santas and Elves a Do-in-a-Day projects!
Well, that might be a slight exaggeration. Maybe a couple of
HOW IT WORKS:
Register for the class via the link at the bottom of this page,
by phone or via mail. Registered
students will be sent a materials list
as well as directions for accessing the private webpages on
Yahoo.com and Vimeo.com.
READ THIS WELCOME LETTER FROM MAUREEN:
Works: Santa Playshop OnLine.pdf
Additional DVD Option for Students Who Took The On-Line Class: If you have a
slower internet connection which makes watching the videos
cumbersome, or if you would just enjoy having a DVD copy of the
class materials so that you can work off-line, then you might consider purchasing the class
viewable only on Computer: not for use with TV.
This DVD includes all of the class videos plus the
pdf files for the patterns, supply list, class outline and
resources. It will not include the photos or class
comments/questions which are posted in the Yahoo group.
Note: The DVD is available to registered Santa Playshop
On-line Class students for an indefintie period of time after
the close of the class. See the PURCHASE DVD button below.
Date and Time:
Materials will be posted
on-line through Dec. 22, 2016, with Dec.15 being the last
date to register.
Registration open until Dec. 15, 2016
Registered students can access the materials
as often as
like until the closure date of Dec. 22, 2016.
High-speed Internet Connection
On-line class with
pdf files, videos and on-line
class sharings posted for you to access 24/7 according to your
own time schedule
On-line Class: $45
includes access to both
the Yahoo and vimeo
ON-LINE private Santa Playshop Groups
and all private class videos and pdf files
Santa Playshop Files and Videos on a DVD (computer
files only, not for viewing on a TV):
NOTE: This offer is only available
to students who took the on-line class.
Order class and DVD separately.
Order links are at the bottom of this page.
UNTIL THEN: To get started, view our
free videos at
The videos that most relate to this on-line class are:
How To Use our 3-inch Face Mold
How to Use Our 2-part Hand Mold