Once it has cooled, stain or paint the wood on your wand. When the stain is dry, seal it and make it shiny using furniture paste wax or varnish, foll...
Step 4: Handle Prep
Gouge or nick the four inch handle end a bit. This gives it a tooth and prevents the clay from sliding around over the dowel once it has been baked. It is not necessary to do this but it made the end result seem nicer when I did it.
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