A free "Layered Translucent Skinner Blend Cane" tutorial (in pdf format) by Hector Vera. He says this cane was inspired by Donna Kato . "This cane is made with Premo translucent "Frost" clay and a little bit of coloured clay.
The artist said. Handcrafted Polymer Clay Focal Beads made using canes I made myself, some canes were results of learning techniques in two KLEW workshops several years ago and also new original canes created of my own design.