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Polymer Clay Dracula Medallion!

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I made this really easy Dracula medallion with some fimo, and a little imagination.
Have you ever seen those medals that Dracula wears, and thought, "That would be the perfect addition to my vampire costume, but I can't find them in stores!" Well, this this the perfect ible for you, and if you stay tuned, I've added a bonus step about a sheriff's badge.
Mwahahahahaha 
(Please vote for me in the Halloween contest!)
 
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Step 1: You will need:

Picture of You will need:
You will need all the items pictured above as well as:
Some PVA or hot glue
Red thread and a needle
Jump ring with needle
An oven
And some elbow grease!

Step 2: Kneading and rolling

Picture of Kneading and rolling
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This was my first time working with Fimo "effects" and it is quite a bit harder to work with than regular Fimo or Fimo soft.
 To begin to make the cross you need to have a ball/tube of clay about the size of your thumb. Knead this as much as you can, and remember, add as much friction as you can, and rub your hands very quickly. Once it is kneadable, put it on the wax paper and roll it out to the approximate thickness of a poker chip.

Step 4: Cut the spikes

I found a really easy way of doing this. First find the approximate middle of your rectangle and make a notch. Then find the vertical middle, and slide the knife all the way up. From this middle notch cut two small diagonal lines in. (I can't explain it very well so look at the pictures) From those two lines just cut out and you should now have three spikes. Repeat this step for the other end of the rectangle. From the centre point you notched, carve lines out to the point of each spike.
Sorry, my camera was pretty bad.... :O
Uhh excuse me!..u want 2 go as Dracula i don't think so!!! ur an angel not a vampire!! i'm the only pure vampire! u can't go as a vampire it's not cool man go as a angel hmf!
HMice (author)  Dusk Shadows1 year ago
It wasn't for me. I don't go trick or treating. I made it because I wanted to experiment and have fun. I'm not dressing up this year.
Don't go trick or treating how old r u? 246? i'M 30,000 and i only stopped going trick or treating this year! though i do dress up as gentle men ghost and go to partys like that
HMice (author)  Dusk Shadows1 year ago
I don't go trick or treating because we don't know any of our neighbours and we dont celebrate it that much.
How don't you know your nieghbours? there always like walking and such when your walking
Oh ok
I thought you were a vampire-demon. How are you pure?
I'm pure cuz my dad is full vampire and it runs in the family kinda aking me pure
umm i don't normally were a suit while hunting don't want blood stains on a suit you know ewww but i normally were like a T-Shirt, jeans,an over shirt (it has a hood but its white =( easily seen),sneakers
i don't care if that get blood on it most of it i can put in the wash no dry cleaning needed
(just saying but for going out it's good)
You could probably put some writing on it saying "Sheriff" or something
sunshiine1 year ago
Nice job on the instructable! Voted!
HMice (author)  sunshiine1 year ago
Thank you!!!
Thergox1 year ago
That's really cool HMice! I knew you had something up your sleeve.
HMice (author)  Thergox1 year ago
Yay! It has been a while, hasn't it?
I vant to suck your blood lol jk nice ible
OMG! you acsully made it! i thought that was a joke!!! But the Party is on tomorrow and well you won't be able 2 get it to me i hope you get ur own party so u can go as a vampire
HMice (author)  Dusk Shadows1 year ago
No, not really, I was just playing with the clay, seeing what it could do.
Lol my i made my mum (she helped) make a red-riding-hood hood she's going as red-riding-hood how embarrassing,she's a demon so yeah she couldn't get a good costume without looking 2 good
Thergox1 year ago
I never thought I would admire the look of something as simple as an oven knob. . . Sorry, that was weird.