Polymer clay sunflower magnet tutorial

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Swirl up the colors, roll them into a log, and then fold them in half.  Repeat this process until there are streaks of color running through the clay.

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Sunflowers tend to have a lot of  petals and a large center.  To make the petals, pull and pinch sections of the streaked log of clay. You don’t have to use all the petals.  It’s important that the petals are a little random in size and color.  Let them twist a curl slightly.

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Add one or two layers of leaves to the back of the center.  I should have added the texture after I put the leaves on!  The pressure of adding the texture would have helped to squish the petals on.

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Add the leaves.  Bake the clay and glue a magnet to the back.

For more adorable projects and tips check out my kids’ clay e-book on etsy.

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4 Responses to Polymer clay sunflower magnet tutorial

  1. tantesherry says:

    These are Super Cute!

  2. Pingback: Tutorial: Polymer Clay Sunflower Magnets | Polymer Clay | CraftGossip.com

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