Shamrock Crown Hair Band

By  Sandy Rollinger 

size: 2-1/2"x18"

  • Shamrock Crown Hair Band


  • Glitter craft foam: gold, white
  • Gold beads, in assorted sizes
  • Polyform Sculpey Pluffy Clay: Green
  • Polyform Premo! Sculpey Fashion Art Metallic Glitter Set: Green Glitter
  • Shamrock cutter cutter
  • Elastic cording
  • Decorative-edge scissors
  • Clay-dedicated rolling pin
  • Parchment-lined baking sheet
  • Oven
  • Aleene’s Super Thick Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, toothpick, stapler and staples
  • Note
  • 1. Adults, help kids when baking clay in oven.
  • Shamrock
  • 1. On clean work surface, remove clay from package. To condition, roll clay separately in hands until soft, bending and rolling until pliable. If clay cracks, keep conditioning.
  • 2. Roll Green clay and Green Glitter clay together. Roll clay into 1/4"-thickness. Use shamrock cookie cutter to cut out three shamrock shapes. Position shamrocks on parchment-lined baking sheet. Follow manufacturer's instructions to bake shamrocks in oven. Let cool.
  • 3. Measure and cut 2-1/2"x12" gold glitter craft foam strip and 1"x12" white glitter craft foam strip. Use decorative-edge scissors to trim edges. Glue white foam strip on center of green foam strip.
  • 4. Glue clay shamrocks on center of white foam strip. Glue gold beads between shamrocks. Let dry.
  • 5. Place hair band around kid's head. Measure and cut elastic cording length 1" smaller than needed. Use stapler and staples to staple elastic cording on ends of hair band.