Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial

Posted on August 5, 2014 in Tutorials by Katie Oskin

Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial

Polymer Clay Snail Tutorial by KatersAcres

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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
Yolinda
January 13, 2017
06:22

How adorable is that. Thank you so much
Yolinda

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emily
May 25, 2016
04:00

Awesome

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