Springy Celebration Ornament

Materials

  • Polyform Premo! Sculpey Red Glitter Oven-Bake Clay
  • Green glass crystals

Tools

  • Polyform Sculpey: Clay Conditioning Machine, Clay Extruder (with half-circle extruding disc)
  • Copy paper
  • Parchment-lined baking sheet and oven
  • Tape

Basic Supplies

wax paper

Directions

STEP 1

  • Preheat oven to 275°F. Run clay through Clay Conditioning Machine on several passes on widest setting. Fold clay in half after each pass; insert folded side into rollers first.

STEP 2

  • Create cone with sheet of copy paper; tape in place.

STEP 3

  • Fill extruder completely with Red Glitter clay. Extrude completely.

STEP 4

  • Lay extruded piece of clay down on flat side. Using fingers, create point at one end. At other end, create loop and connect back to strip.

STEP 5

  • Press crystals firmly into clay in random pattern.

STEP 6

  • Starting with pointed end of strip and small point of paper cone, wrap clay around cone.

STEP 7

  • Bake clay on paper cone on parchment-lined baking sheet in oven. Let cool. Remove paper and hang ornament on tree.

Tip

  • 1. For a different look, mix two colors of clay together to create marbleized look. Run marbleized clay through extruder and follow instructions to wrap around cone.
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