Prayer Stones

By  Sandy Rollinger 

size: 2"

  • Prayer Stones


  • Polyform Sculpey III Polymer Clay, in colors of choice


  • Black acrylic paint
  • Clay-dedicated rolling pin or wooden dowel
  • Parchment-lined baking sheet and oven

Basic Supplies

  • paper towel, craft stick, sponge scrap
  • 1. Adults, help kids when baking clay in oven.
  • 2. 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.
  • 3. Roll each clay color into log. Roll all logs into one ball. Work clay in hands so colors become mixed, creating marbleized look.
  • 4. For stone, flatten ball slightly, forming oval shape.
  • 5. Position stone on parchment-lined baking sheet. Use craft stick to cut cross shape in center of stone. Follow manufacturer's instructions to bake stone in oven. Let cool completely.
  • 6. Use sponge scrap to squeeze black acrylic paint into cross area. Use paper towel to wipe excess paint from stone. Let dry.
  • Tip
  • 1. Create other color combinations by marbleizing your favorite colors together for bright and vibrant stones.