Question about storage of polymer clay

brendak_59August 19, 2009

For the ones of you that have an outside building for your crafts--how do you store your clay? I am trying to get my building ready to move into but I will not be leaving my air or heat on all the time and I know the clay can't get to hot. So I am looking for ideas and what to do.

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texasfern

I keep mine in air tight bags and I put that in cigar boxes.
I keep mine in the garage here in San Antonio Texas and it seems to do ok.

    Bookmark   August 19, 2009 at 11:03AM
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brendak_59

I am worried about the heat making the clay to hard. It gets pretty hot in my building during the day. I had thought about putting the clay in a small frig. Do you think that will work?

    Bookmark   August 19, 2009 at 1:35PM
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bettycbowen

My school art classroom is not air conditioned in the summer (or any day after 3:30) and I just experienced the heartbreak of throwing out about $200 worth of otherwise perfectly good polymer clay because it hardened over the summer. Granted, here in central OK it gets pretty hot.

So maybe the fridge would help.

    Bookmark   August 22, 2009 at 12:01PM
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