Anke Humpert is a mixed media artist with a strong love for polymer clay and also a fully qualified architect. Her training was very free and encouraged finding her own path. She has written several books about polymer clay and stamping in German, been published in various magazines and online, has been on a German TV show with her polymer clay work and teaches workshops both nationally and internationally. She is one of the five heads of the German Polymer Clay Group polyclaykunst.de.
Title Trends In The European Polymer Clay Scene
Category General Session
Session G7, Saturday Afternoon, 60 Minutes
Description The polymer clay scene is becoming more international and so knowing more about each another is getting more important. This introduction to the contemporary European polymer clay scene is one way of getting connected. The European artists have different conditions than the artists in the U.S. and that makes their work different and exiting. A number of the mayor European countries and their characteristics in terms of the respective polymer clay scene will be introduced and examples of the local polymer clay work will be shown.