Friday, June 21, 2013

Playing around with Clay

Last week I pulled out some of our new clay and started experiment with it. I wanted to use it differently than just making buttons and flowers using the molds.

I simply took a piece and flattened it between 2 clear BigShot plates (not in the machine!), gently peeled it off and then stamped on it. I rolled the edges up some prior to letting the piece dry.

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I sponged the edges after it was completely dry and OK to handle. I adhered it with liquid glue to the card.

The wood grain background came from the Natural Composition Specialty Designer, which I sponged with Chocolate Chip ink…

Next time I might use the silicone sheet on the bottom to make it easier to move the clay after stamping.

Here is a close up:

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Don’t forget to come back to see some more of my other experiments.. Smile

Supplies used:

Sweet Essentials, Item #126457  $14.95 reg. $19.95

Sweet Essentials Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Which is on sale at 25% off until 6/30/13. If you would like to order it or one of the others on sale, you can go to my store and add it to my open order and use the hostess code  HG47JJMS
contact me by email so I can add it for you…

Either way, your name will go into the drawing for a bag of the clay!

 

Serene Silhouettes, Item #127324  $17.95

Serene Silhouettes Clear-Mount Stamp Set

Perfect Pennants Bigz Die, Item #123126  $32.95

Perfect Pennants Bigz Die

2-1/2 Inch Circle Punch, Item #120906  $16.95

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Simply Pressed Clay, Item #130685  $6.95

Simply Pressed Clay

Natural Composition Specialty Designer, Item #126917  $12.95

Natural Composition Specialty Designer Series Paper

Cardstock:

Crumb Cake, Very Vanilla

Ink:

Chocolate Chip

1 comment:

  1. Thx for sharing the stamped clay project! Anxious to play with this... I used to love to make stuff with Sculpey clay, but baking stuff left funny smell in the oven, so love to see the air dry stuff!

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