Behind The Scenes

Community over Competition

Community over Competition

If you have been following me for a while, let me say thank you so much for being a loyal fan. If you are new to my polymer clay journey, Welcome. I hope you find some really great information on my website to help you get started and to find your passion in this beautiful craft.  One of the best parts of being an earring designer and now moving into product distribution is the ability to share so much with you all about how to run a small craft business and what you need to get started with polymer clay. ...

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Working with Polymer Clay

Working with Polymer Clay

Hey there,  I'm excited for you to be starting your very own Polymer Clay journey.  On this page I will be listing information around working with Polymer Clay. Over time I will be uploading videos to you tube and creating downloadable information guides on the common topics that pop up when starting out with this exciting new medium.  Most of the information provided here is from my own experience and I do recommend completing your own research as well to find your unique style. It's all about being your unique self and following your intuition.  Common Questions: How long do...

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Polymer Clay Earring Photoshoot- Nepean River

Polymer Clay Earring Photoshoot- Nepean River

Creative Vision. Towards the end of last year, I started planning my first photoshoot. The main objective was to have my handmade earrings photographed but as my ideas went on, I wanted this shoot to be more than that. I wanted it to be a celebration of the wonderful women in my life whom have supported me and my ideas for the previous 5 months.    So, I searched for a local photographer and found the wonderful Chris Grey. We chatted over email, I explained what I needed, my vision and the look and feel I wanted the photographs to...

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The creative process

The creative process

Hey there! Thanks for joining me. I'm Tara, creator, designer and founder of By Tara Louise. I am a wife to a loving man, and  a mum to 3 wonderful kids. I live in Western Sydney, I am addicted to coffee and I have a very busy life, which I love and wouldn't change it for the world! I started my brand early 2018 originally designing wall art but quickly shifted to Jewellery design when I discovered Polymer Clay. I launched my products at a local market in July 2018 and it's been an amazing journey so far. In the...

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