General Session: The Year We Changed the Art World-Forever

Celebrating the Next 50 Years of Polymer Clay

In this lively session, Nils Henssen and Daniel Torres will present a retrospective on the first 50 years of polymer clay as well as a vision for what the next 50 years may hold.

Presenters: Nils Henssen and Daniel Torres


Nils Henssen is STAEDTLER’s Marketing Manager for the Hobby & Creative Sector.

Daniel Torres Daniel is a curious engineer, trying to conceal creativity and technique into his work. He is honored to be taught and inspired every day by the most important polymer clay artists and leaders in the world: Donna Kato, Natalia Garcia de Leaniz.

So, so many friends he admires and thanks from the bottom of his heart. He has taught at Donna Kato’s Clay Carnival and, Helen Cox’s Polymer Play Days and Ismar Gil’s academy in Madrid.


Daniel Torres Website






More Ways to Connect

Challenges Group

Retreat Plus! Group

Contact Us

Important Dates

  • Online Registration: January 9, 2017
  • On-Site Registration: August 13, 2017
  • Conference: August 13 (evening) to August 16, 2017
  • Pre and Post-Conference Workshops: August 13, 17, and 18, 2017

Subscribe to News via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this site and receive notifications of news by email.

Announcement Categories

Translate »