Introduction: HOW TO MAKE a CLAY FLOWER

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I AM GOING TO SHOW YOU HOW TO MAKE A REALISTIC CLAY FLOWER

FIRST TAKE A BALL OF CLAY ANY COLOR YOU WANT FOR THE FLOWER AND PUT IT ON A NONE STICK SURFACE LIKE WAX PAPER OF A PAPER FOLDER LIKE ONES YOU USE FOR SCHOOL.

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NOW YOU PINCH OF A LITTLE CLAY BALL. THIS WILL BE THE CENTER OF THE FLOWER.

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YOU TAKE THE BALL AND FLATTEN IT UOT BUT NOT TOO SKINNY OR IT WILL RIP WHEN YOU TRY TO WORK WITH IT.

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NOW ROLL IT UP LIKE I HAVE SHOWN HERE. SORRY THE PIC IS KIND OF BLURRY.

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NOW YOU TAKE MORE CLAY AN FLATTEN IT OUT AGAIN. THIS WILL BECOME A PETAL. 

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NOW ADD AS MANY AS YOU WANT UNTIL IT IS THE SIZE YOU WANT IT TO BE. THIS ONE IS ABOUT THE SIZE OF A NICKEL.

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YOU WILL NOTICE THAT THE END GETS KIND OF LONG SO WHAT I LIKE TO DO IS TRIM IT WITH SCISSORS OR A SWISS ARMY KNIFE.

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THIS STEP IS OPTIONAL, BUT I LIKE TO MAKE LEAVES FOR MY FLOWERS. SO YOU GET SOME GREEN CLAY.

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YOU CAN SHAPE THEM HOW YOU LIKE AND PLACE THEM ON THE FLOWER.

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HERE IS THE FLOWER THAT I MADE AND A DIFFERENT ONE.

Comments

LesterB6 (author)2016-04-13

Sorry but mines better learn to do it right before you teach others

ChrysN (author)2012-07-19

Those are really pretty!

LE PETITE ARTISTE (author)ChrysN2012-07-19

THANKS

LE PETITE ARTISTE (author)2012-07-14

if you like this check out my other clay model of how to make a human torso

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