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How to Create a Worm with Dough Clay

Dough clay is a very versatile and inexpensive medium that kids love getting their hands into. The can learn measurement, mixing, and molding with a little salt, flour, and water.
How to Create a Worm with Dough Clay

It is good clean fun for all ages.

Dough Clay Worm on a Leaf

 

Sculpting Design
You will use nine pieces of clay to create your little worm on a leaf. It is important to knead the dough in your hands as you make the design to push out any air pockets that could cause cracking.

10 Common Dough Clay Questions or Facts

Dough Clay Questions or Facts


Dough clay examples
Let me try to answer any questions that you may have concerning making and baking your dough clay.
1. Sticky Dough
Sticky dough causes shapes to run together so that shapes are not well defined when baked. Also, sticky dough is very hard to form into shapes because it doesn't want to leave your fingers. Just add flour to stiffen it up.

2. Stiff Dough
Stiff dough will crack when baking, and is difficult to shape. Add water, just a few drops at a time, until it is workable.

How to Make a Cute Dotson Dog

Diy Dough Clay Dotson

 

Sculpting Design
You will use nine pieces of clay to create your little dog. It is important to knead the dough in your hands as you make the design to push out any air pockets that could cause cracking.
1. Body: Roll a ball of dough about the size of a silver dollar for the body. This will be done on your cookie sheet. On thick clay pieces you can take a small needle to make small holes to release any air pockets.
2. Four Paws: Roll out four pea-sized balls for the paws, slightly wet the paws and attach to the body of your dog.

Dough Clay Art Recipe

Easy Homemade Dough Clay

homemade dough clay recipe picture
Dough Art, also known as "Salt Dough", is the answer for people looking to experiment with modeling clay on a budget. Through this simple homemade recipe, you will increase your creativity while modeling, sculpting, and painting.
This dough recipe is nontoxic, inexpensive, and simple to use. 
You will have so much fun while kneading, squishing, rolling, flattening, poking, squeezing, and treading your dough clay.

How 2 Make Cool Paper Mache Octopus Tentacles

Splendid Paper Mache Octopus tentacles

octopus tentacles art
Using recyclables around the house and a little paper mache we will make unique octopus tentacles to use as art or perhaps decorative hooks around the house.
Bring the beauty of the ocean inside to decorate any way you like. Eventually I will attach hooks to hang these tentacles on the wall.

Make Your Own Tweety Bird with Paper Mache

Paper Mache and Paper Clay Tweety Bird



 Paper Mache Tweety Bird

Using recyclables, a little paper mache, and a can do spirit you can make just about anything imaginable.  Our tweety bird video from the studio will show you how.

Tweety bird is a wonderful addition to any family with his bright and cheerful color.
 Paper mache Tweety Bid

The Stuff List
Cardboard box
Recycled Newspaper
Paper Mache Paste
Masking Tape
Paints and Paint Brushes
Glue Gun (optional)
H20 and Rags
Music (optional)

Super Easy How 2 Make Disney Flounder

Paper Mache and Paper Clay Flounder


Using recyclables around the house and a little paper mache you can make this one adorable Flounder from Disney.

Flounder is a wonderful addition to any family with his bright and cheerful spirit. He is also a great way to break into the Art of Paper Mache (Clay).
The Stuff List
Cardboard box
Recycled Newspaper
Paper Mache Paste
Masking Tape
Paints and Paint Brushes
Glue Gun (optional)
H20 and Rags
Music (optional)