Clay Olive Wood Cross

Materials

  • Polyform Sculpey Clay: Beige, Hazelnut, Chocolate
  • Black cording, 18" length

Tools

  • Clay-dedicated rolling pin or acrylic brayer
  • Plastic knife
  • Parchment-lined baking sheet
  • Oven

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler

Directions

STEP 1

  • Adults, help kids when baking clay in oven.

STEP 2

  • Print out pattern.

STEP 3

  • On clean work surface, remove clay from packages. To condition, roll clay separately in hands until soft, bending and rolling until pliable. If clay cracks, keep conditioning.

STEP 4

  • Roll 1" Beige, Hazelnut, and Chocolate balls together. Roll marbleized ball into 1/4"-thickness.

STEP 5

  • Use plastic knife to cut cross design from clay sheet. Smooth edges. Make hole (for cording) on top of cross.

STEP 6

  • Position cross on parchment-lined baking sheet. Follow manufacturer's instructions to bake cross in oven. Let cool completely.

STEP 7

  • Measure and cut 18" black cording length. Insert cording through hole on cross; knot ends together.
by Karen Prince

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2110/96517921-185f-422d-baa1-ac8ea291bb1f.pdf



Clay Olive Wood Cross
Clay Olive Wood Cross