Introduction: DIY Tall Fairy House in Polymer Clay
This is a detailed tutorial on the sculpting of a tall fairy house. It was originally created for my YouTube channel containing over 500 DIY videos located here: http://YouTube.com/user/TheJakeFolger -- Included in this tutorial is how to use pastels to do an antique finish, how to make an aluminum foil core to conserve clay, useful tips, pitfalls to avoid and much more. See the tool and supply list below here in this video description. Check out this YouTube playlist full of more fairy house tutorials by me: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLOL29Ud5POfv3KP3hWT8AtutrKruSJOlj
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Tool and Supply List
Sculpey 3 brand of polymer clay in white
Artist's grade of pastels
Assorted sculpting tools
Small paint brush with water or alcohol
Purchase art supplies from art and craft supply stores and online. Use artist grade premium pastels and purchase from a reputable dealer. http://DickBlick.com
Sculpey 3 Polymer Clay Baking Instructions
Preheat a household oven to 275 degrees. Place your sculpture on a slick and smooth ceramic plate and bake your sculpture for 15 minutes per quarter inch of the thickness. DO NOT include the aluminum foil core as part of the thickness of the clay when figuring your baking time.
Please let me know if you have any questions - I will be most happy to help.