Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial

Posted on August 5, 2014 in Tutorials by Katie Oskin

Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial

Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial by KatersAcres


Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial by KatersAcres

Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial Instructions

  • Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial by KatersAcresFirst chose your clay colors.
  • Marble a few colors together.
  • Make a long snake & taper each end.
  • Roll the snake into a round coil.
  • Make a tapered log from another color.
  • Pinch a “neck” area.
  • Place the two pieces together firmly.
  • Take a small amount of a complimentary color and make a semi-circle shape.
  • Place on top of the head.
  • Add a flat strip around the seams (this will make an instant cloche hat).
  • Add a few flowers or decoration to the snail shell & body area (this will offer additional support to the seam).
  • Use a needle tool to insert eyes.
  • Give your little snail a nose & mouth.
  • Add some wire antennas.
  • Add decoration to your snail.
  • Bake in your polymer clay dedicated oven for 45-60 minutes on 275 degrees covered in foil.

Thanks for joining me today,

Happy Claying,
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3 Comments for this entry
January 13, 2017

How adorable is that. Thank you so much

May 25, 2016



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