Author Archives: John Harsdorf

Make it Artsy 600 Series Sneak Peek!

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Aves® resident artist Erin Gerlach is coming to a TV near you on the PBS show Make it Artsy!  Get a FREE up-close, personal lesson using Apoxie® Sculpt in your own home.

See below for Sneak peeks of these projects!

 

Aves® resident artist Erin Gerlach is coming to a TV near you on the PBS show Make it Artsy!  Get a FREE up-close, personal lesson using Apoxie® Sculpt in your own home. See below for Sneak peeks of these projects! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nXlXAS5c1AI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9FbEJdVVmw  

Apoxie Paste vs FIXIT Paste

This is a comparison video of Aves Apoxie Paste vs Aves FIXIT Paste and why you might use one over the other. If you are familiar with Aves Apoxie Sculpt or Aves FIXIT these Pastes are the stir-able, brush-able, trowel-able versions of the modeling compounds!
Happy Sculpting everyone!!

Don’t forget the Aves Safety Solvent HIGHLY recommend to use that for smoothing, tooling and quickly cleaning this sticky paste from your tools, brushes, working surfaces or anything else it comes in contact with.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SObxffrFSs4 This is a comparison video of Aves Apoxie Paste vs Aves FIXIT Paste and why you might use one over the other. If you are familiar with Aves Apoxie Sculpt or Aves FIXIT these Pastes are the stir-able, brush-able, trowel-able versions of the modeling compounds! Happy Sculpting everyone!! Don't forget the Aves Safety Solvent...

Apoxie Paste Tutorial Video

Tips and Tricks for using and working with Aves Apoxie Paste by Aves resident Artist Erin Gerlach! How to work with this product, accelerate working time, different ways to apply the product, adding pigments & colorants…and more. Happy Creating!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BU0ZF7TmOow Tips and Tricks for using and working with Aves Apoxie Paste by Aves resident Artist Erin Gerlach! How to work with this product, accelerate working time, different ways to apply the product, adding pigments & colorants...and more. Happy Creating!

Introducing FIXIT Terracotta

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We are SO excited to announce the addition of Terracotta to our line of FIXIT® – multi-media repair & sculpting compound.

Terracotta has fantastic handling and sculpting ability that is sure to enhance both old and new projects. Perfect for original sculpting, repairs, restorations & everything creative in-between. Check out these neat projects using Terracotta!

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Red clay hot plate restoration

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Sculpting over a cracked terracotta pot

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Terracotta saucers for hanging plants.

FIXIT® is Available in 3 sizes (1/4 lb, 1 lb., & 3 lb) and 4 great colors; Terracotta, Black, White &Aluminum AND + FIXIT Sculpt.

We are SO excited to announce the addition of Terracotta to our line of FIXIT® - multi-media repair & sculpting compound. Terracotta has fantastic handling and sculpting ability that is sure to enhance both old and new projects. Perfect for original sculpting, repairs, restorations & everything creative in-between. Check out these neat projects using Terracotta!...

Episode 503 of Make it Artsy

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Lynne Suprock has a floating idea to make durable faux Chihuly Balls. She uses Apoxie Sculpt to hard coat a foam ball and keeps it light enough that when your done they will float in water!!! Lynne shows you a really fun way to paint them up with alcohol inks and a can of air! Your going to LOVE these techniques! Check it out on Make It Artsy season 500.

Lynne Suprock has a floating idea to make durable faux Chihuly Balls. She uses Apoxie Sculpt to hard coat a foam ball and keeps it light enough that when your done they will float in water!!! Lynne shows you a really fun way to paint them up with alcohol inks and a can of air!...

Apoxie Sculpt Mosaic

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Christi Friesen
Artist, Author, Teacher

I just finished my latest  mosaic (the attached pix) using Apoxie Sculpt – i’ve #apoxiesculpt in my fb and insta posts and tagged it as well for you to find. I gotta tell you, using Apoxie sculpt made this piece so easy to do. I just love the stuff so much!”

Christi Friesen Artist, Author, Teacher I just finished my latest  mosaic (the attached pix) using Apoxie Sculpt - i've #apoxiesculpt in my fb and insta posts and tagged it as well for you to find. I gotta tell you, using Apoxie sculpt made this piece so easy to do. I just love the stuff so much!"

Custom coral tank aquarium project

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Artist: Randall Douglas Douglas Illustration, NY douglasillustration.com This is my 58 gallon mixed reef which just turned 19 years old this month. The large hammer coral on the right is supported by a shelf I made several years ago which allows for easy fragging, which occurs about twice a year. This is the shelf, which...

Apoxie Sculpt Pendants

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Artist: Kevin Wilson.  @healing_stones_for_you In its workable state, I find that Apoxie Sculpt is very pliable without excessive tearing and it accepts and holds even the tiniest of textures without sticking to an implement. I typically let my jewelry pieces cure for a full 24 hours, in which time the Apoxie Sculpt turns rock hard without...

Episode 407 of Make it Artsy

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Michael deMeng does a segment on “battered and briny bits”; creating weathered objects using Apoxie Clay, molds and salt! Check out this really cool technique! Order Apoxie Clay!

Michael deMeng does a segment on “battered and briny bits”; creating weathered objects using Apoxie Clay, molds and salt! Check out this really cool technique! Order Apoxie Clay!