Valentine DIY Decoration Idea Braided Heart

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Valentine’s Day is coming up fast.But there is still ample amount of time for you to deck up your home with the spirit of LOVE!
Try this braided heart for decorating your space.

Materials Used:-

  • Home Made Cold Porcelain Air Dry Clay(you can get the recipe here)
  • Oil Paint
  • Clay Tools


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Step 1:

Start by mixing oil paint to the clay. Blend it well and shape it.

Step 2:

Roll out the clay into thin strips.

Step 3:

Twist it to form the braids or you can use the traditional method to make the braids.

Step 4:

Line it side by side. See to it that there are no gaps.

Step 5:

Use a Heart shape cutter to cut the clay, or if you don't have a cutter you can draw it free hand and then cut it.

Step 6:

Carefully remove it.

Step 7:

Let it dry completely.
Tada!!!! your heart is ready.

Go Crazy and make as many as you want and use it for decoration or just gift it as it is.

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    3 Discussions


    2 years ago

    Looks knit at first. Very interesting!


    2 years ago

    I can use this technique with polymer clay to make charms for a necklace and bracelet. Good work.

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