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This craft category is a huge collection of DIY Fondant figures & clay crafts!  DIY Fondant figurescake decorating with fondant, fondant figure tutorials for beginners, step-by-step fondant figure making tutorials, DIY cake toppers ), clay crafts: easy clay crafts for kids ( play-doh crafts and ideas for kids, salt -dough crafts and ideas for kids ), polimer clay crafts ( polimer clay figures / fimo figures, polimer clay tutorials, polimer clay jewelry tutorials ), air drying clay figures and air drying clay crafts, sugar sculptures, chocolate sculptures, sculptures / sculpturing tutorials, clay recipes ( homemade play-doh recipes, homemade salt-dough recipes, homemade cold porcelain recipes) .. any many other creative clay craft ideas & tutorials!
DIY Polymer clay crochet hook handle - how to repair hooks
Did you broke your favorite crochet hook? Or do you have some uncomfortable, non-ergonomic metallic or wooden crochet hooks? Spice them up with this super easy and brilliant craft/repair idea : the polimer clay handles! Polymer clay covered crochet hooks also can be great personalized gifts for any occasion to a crocheter! This polimer clay covered crochet hook is a fairly simple and fun craft (or repair) project with so many possibilities! You can even create personalized  ergonomic handles for your uncomfortable crochet hooks, just simply squash the polimer clay handle gently with your hand! . . .
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Salt-dough starfish garland - frugal summer decor (craft for kids)
Salt dough is a great medium for making these realistic-looking starfish. She decided to hang them on a piece of jute to make a really cute garland for one of her boys' nautical-themed bedroom. They would also make great Christmas ornaments for a nautical tree, or you can use the salt-dough starfishes to decorate your home frugally at summer!  These super fun salt-dough starfishes are not just perfect summer home decors, but the salt-dough does not contain any chemicals so it's  also a perfect craft material for kids of all ages! Salt dough lends itself to all sorts of shape making, and once baked to thoroughly dry, the dough is hard and can last for years. The dough is also paintable which makes it all the more fun! . . .
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How to make a 2 ingredient super easy homemade slime
This is how to make laundry detergent slime at home with only 2 ingredients! Easy goo recipe that is made with glue, detergent and any color you like. If you didn’t have any borax at home to create fun slimes just use laundry detergent instead and glue which seems like the key ingredient in all slime recipes. If you are looking for a borax free slime here is a super easy way to make it! It’s quite easy to do and it has a good consistency that is not too icky, sticky, or tough. Just glue and laundry detergent slime is just a matter of mixing slowly until you get the consistency you desire. . . .
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How to make fantasy dragon eggs - kids craft idea
What would dragon eggs look like? Adventure in a box decided that they must be encrusted with jewels and precious stones from dragon’s treasury. Of course,you need to make dragon eggs with the kids, just in case a baby dragon might hatch out of one! You can use air dry clay to create the dragon eggs or simply use it's super cheap alternative: the salt-dough! These dragon eggs can be perfect art projects for the kids in the classroom! Put your dragon eggs in a basket and voilá' you have a fun Easter decor! (Or gift!) . . .
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DIY miniature baby keychain with polimer clay
In this nice step-by-step video polimer clay tutorial you can learn how to make a super adorable (kawaii) miniature baby for a barbie or miniature dollhouse. In this video tutorial 2 Cats 1 Doll shows you how to made this cute miniature baby with miniature pacifier and baby doll crib. This polimer clay  tutorial is very easy to follow and she use mostly simple things you can find around the house. for the baby she uses polymer clay but you can use homemade salt dough , porcelain clay or air dry clay and then just paint it. . . .
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DIY Clay footprint bowl keepsake
Children grow far too quickly, so it is always nice to make a few DIY keepsakes along the way! We totally love todays craft, a clay footprint bowl keepsake! You can treasure how small your babies or toddlers feet are with this cute keepsake, which also doubles up as a beautiful kid made gift for family.  These DIY clay bowls are simple to make and use air dry clay. . . .
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DIY Fairy house with attic using two mason jars - recycle
In this nice step-by-step video tutorial Creative Mother shows you how she made a medium size fairy house with attic using two mason jars (one on top of the other), tin foil, hot glue, white air-dry clay and acrylic paint. This super adorable fairy house is very fun to make and you can use it as candy jar for a candy bar, birthday party, thank you gift for a baby shower, kids' room decor, piggy bank, jewelry box, cookie jar or even as a fairy garden decor! You can turn it into a lamp also adding some battery operated LED candle lights. The finished woodland fairy house containers couldn’t be more adorable! . . .
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How to make DIY clear galaxy slime - fun kids craft
Watch this nice step-by-step video tutorial and create a super fun DIY clear galaxy slime! You never know when you're going to need a slime recipe- and this one's a good one- so pin it, bookmark it, copy it, do whatever you have to do to get it in your craft armory. The oozy galaxy gunk will bounce, blow bubbles, drip, and splat with the perfect combination of gross and awesome. The most important part: this DIY galaxy slime recipe uses simple ingredients and will be ready for play in mere minutes. Store in a plastic container with a lid in the refrigerator to extend the life of your homemade galaxy slime. . . .
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Mushroom fairy house from an old jar - creative upcycling
 Air drying clay + mason jar = an adorable fairy house! Watch this step-by-step video tutorial and you’ll see the amazing process as an ordinary glass majon jar is magically transformed into a mushroom fairy house! This is a fun, easy spring craft project you can customize to your heart’s content. The finished fairy house containers couldn’t be more adorable! You can use the mushroom fairy houses as cute kids room decors or it can be a great centerpiece in you miniature fairy garden!  (If you would like to put it outside don't forget to use some kind of varnish!) You can slow down the video's speed: just click on the cog icon and choose "speed" option.) . . .
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5 Easy DIY Valentine's day gifts and room decor ideas
Love is all we need! This video tutorial will help you to prove or show your love with easy DIY Valentine's day gifts and decorations. You'll find out how to make a paper heart garland, 3D Valentine's Card, fluffy pom-pom hearts, easy but awesome ring dish of polymer clay, cute sleep mask of felt, and true handmade wall art for those who are in love. These adorable, quick,inexpensive and easy Valwntine's day decor and gift ideas can be real life savers because they can be great last-minute projects as well! Of course you can use these great romantic gift and decor ideas to spice up your wedding as well, because they will look gorgeous in any size and color! . . .
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Make your own lace (doily) bowls with air drying clay
Maggie Weldon preserves priceless memories with delicate imprints of antique lace! These gorgeous lace bowls can be easily made at home without special pottery equipments with simple air drying clay and acrylic paints (and varnish)!  With this doily bowl / tray making method you can preserve your grandmother's delicate doilies in a stylish and useful way! These gorgeous doily bowls can be perfect decors in your vintage/shabby chic style home or you can gift them to your friends or family members for a special occasions! With this easy and quick pottery trick you can make bowls and trays in various colors and size. . . .
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Gorgeous lilac with cold porcelain ( clay flower )
Will you believe me if i say that this gorgeous lilac flower is made from air drying clay / homemade cold porcelain? Unbelievable, isn't it? To make this gorgeous life-like lilac flower you will need air drying clay / modelling clay or homemade cold porcelain and acrylic paints. With this nice step-by-step photo tutorial you can learn how to make this gorgeous clay flower! Well, it's not the easiest and quickest craft project in our collection ( because the small details ) but absolutely worth the time and effort! This gorgeous flower won't wither which makes it  a perfect spring home decor  or a gorgeous gift for any occasion! . . .
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Adorable love cat necklace from clay
With a simple heart shape cookie cutter you can make these super adorable heart shape cat necklaces in minutes! Creative idea, isn't it? You can gift them on Valentine's day or Mother's day, or you can simply gift them to your friends/family members just to show your love with a simple but fun handmade jewelry! (These cute heart shape clay cat necklaces can be great accessories as well! ) With this nice step-by-step video and picture tutorial making one of these cute heart shape love cats will be a piece of cake! You can use any type air drying clay and also you can paint them to any fun color that fits into your taste! . . .
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DIY homemade cold porcelain rose bouquet in a pot
We love homemade cold porcelain clay because it can be used to create soo many gorgeous decorations just like this beautiful rose bouquet. Beautiful, isn't it? This rose bouquet can be a nice gift for any ocassion (birthdays, weddings ,anniversaries, Mother's day, Valentine's day etc) or you can use them to make gorgeous home decors as well! With a little acrylic paint you can color the flowers to any fun or pastell colrs that fits into your home or the ocassion! (You can find 2 different cold porcelain clay recipes in our site!) Watch this nice step-by-step polimer clay rose making tutorial and learn how to make this gorgeous rose bouquet! . . .
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Homemade air dry clay - cold porcelain recipe
If you are not familiar with homemade cold porcelain clay we highly recommend you to watch this super cold porcelain making video tutorial (recipe) because cold porcelain (homemade air drying clay) is a brilliant craft material! You can make any polimer clay figurines or decorations (like these gorgeous roses) with it. The cold porcelain is a superb alternative of the store bought polimer (fimo) clays and air drying doughs. You can make gorgeous jewelries, spring decors, small figurines and soo many other fun things with it! And it's also super easy to make! . . .
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Birthday polar bear cake with coconut flakes
Whether it’s a birthday, a Christmas party or just a reason to celebrate the beauty of winter, this polar bear cake is a cute and fun way to liven up any party! Decorated with flaked coconut, this polar bear cake makes a great winter treat served alongside a hot cup of cocoa. Use your favorite cake recipe to make this three-layer cake, or mix and match cake layers to reveal a colorful surprise once you cut into this treat! An easy project for beginning decorators, this Polar Bear Cake will help turn any day into a reason to celebrate! . . .
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Paw print salt dough ornaments
Are you looking for an easy Christmas craft with pets that can be a gorgeous decoration and a sweet keepsake at the same time? Try these paw print salt dough ornaments! It’s such an awesome keepsake to be able to pull out each year to hang on the Christmas tree! You can make these paw print ornaments in any style you like to match your pup’s colouring and personality! You can make the paw print salt-dough ornaments in any size and with all kind of pets! (Even birds,reptiles and small mammals can help you to create some awsome ornaments and keepsakes just let them walk trough the fresh and soft dough) . . .
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Adorable plomer clay Santa with his reindeers (step-by-step tutorial)
These super cute Santa and reindeer figurines can be easily made with any soft, clay materials such as: polimer clays, play-doh, pre colored salt-dough and baking soda clays, or even with fondant! You can make them as cute decors in your Christmas cake, Christmas table or you can gift them as keychains because they're so adorable everyone will love them in any form! In this nice polimer clay blog you can find a free step-by-step picture tutorial on how to make them. This clay/fondant project doesn't require special equipments because the Santa and the reindeers are only consists of simple base shapes! . . .
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Salt dough mitten ornament with baby handprints - keepsake
Little hands are so sweet! I wish they could stay that little for longer. One way to capture the precious memory of their tiny hand is to make a cute mitten Cristmas ornament keepsake. Every year at Christmas you will be reminded of how little they were. In this post, she will share with us a simple salt dough handprint mitten ornament tutorial plus an easy recipe! Keepsakes are always the best craft projects if you have kids, because this way you can make gorgeous decors and preserve the sweetest memories at the same time! You can use this cute mitten ornament to decorate your tree at Christmas or you can gift it to the family members! . . .
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Salt dough snowmen keepsake for kids to make
Creating keepsakes for  Christmas is always great fun and family and friends always love receiving them! This super cute snowman family handprint is not just only an easy Christmas craft / decor project but it will reserve your little ones tiny handprints which always preserves the sweet memories (because kids will grow up too fast.. right?) And this Christmas keepsake is not just fun to make but also very inexpensive because you just need some homemade salt-dough to create some. In this nice craft blog you can find a quick  and easy salt-dough recipe as well! . . .
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Free printable christmas Playdough mats for kids
This free printable Christmas Playdough mat set can be a perfect (inexpensive) gift at Chrsitmas for the kids (accompanied with a little homemade playdough), or just print some out to spice up boring winter days. You can find here a complete set of free printable Christmas playdough mats, which includes 10 fun activities: Making Santa's beard, making Rudolph's antlers, decorating a Christmas tree, a wreath, making a snowman, a gingerbread man, candy canes, decorating ornaments, presents and more! This playdough activity not just fun but also develops the kids' creativity ,sensory and fine-motor skills! . . .
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DIY gorgoeous lotus candle holders with air drying clay
Today she will show you how to make a lotus inspired tea candle holder out of oven-bake polymer or air dry clay! Growing from the mud and blooming towards the sky, a lotus symbolizes purity, spiritual awakening, revival and fortune. This gorgeous vintage/shabby style home decor is not just super easy to make but you can give them as nice gifts for any occasions as well! (The lotus flower tea candle holder can be a perfect Christmas gift in snow white or a nice Mother's day gift in any pastel color!) You can use them to decorate your home or your wedding party at any time of the year because these delicate clay flowers are soo beautiful in any color! . . .
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Leaf clay bowl - easy fall craft
Are you looking for an easy but still gorgeous (and usefull) fal craft for yourself or for the kids? Try these autumn leaf bowls! The autumn leaf clay bowl can be a perfect gift for a teacher or a simple but still beautiful fall decor! You can make the leaf bowls with any air drying clay / polimer clay or even with a homemade salt-dough! Paint them to a nice fall color or use any vibrant/pastel color,  it will be good in any form! (You can alterate the leaf bowl's shape as well if you don't love mapple leaves) . . .
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Essential oil diffuser necklaces with air drying clay
This clay essential oil diffuser necklace are not just only a gorgeous handmade jewelry (or gift) but it also good for your body and soul! Within minutes of applying the essential oil, it soaks into the clay and as the pendant lay against your chest, your body heat gently warm up the essential oil, causing it to diffuse into the air right below your nose. Neat right? But maybe you're wondering why essential oils are even necessary (aside from it smells heavenly). When inhaled, odor molecules from essential oils immediately travel up your nose to the limbic lobe of the brain, which is known as the emotional control center. They can quickly improve your mood or even boost your alertness! . . .
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How to make your own silicone molds easily
No need to buy expensive silicone molding putty! With this brilliant life hacking idea now you can make your own homemade silicone molds with a few easy steps! This idea is not just a life saver if you have a missing furniture decor element or a damaged (barocque) frame, but it's also very inexpesive and super easy to make! Maybe you already have all ingerdients at home! You will need 1 tube silicon (the big transparent one is fine too), cornstarch, a few drops of baby oil, and a few drops of acrylic paint. Make colorful, reusable silicone molds with easy to find items and cast anything you want! . . .
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Happy pinecone hedgehogs with polimer clay
This is an easy winter/fall craft you can easily make with your kids! And its also a perfect reason to go hiking and collecting some beautiful pinecones from the nature!   You can use these adorable pinecone hedgehogs to decorate your home at fall or Christmas, or you can gift them to your family members! Use air dry polimer clays or homemade salt dough as a much cheaper alternative. (Salt dough is much better if you work with small kids because it's 100% natural!) You can create other animals than hedgehogs from pinecones: experiment witn nature's gifts! . . .
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DIY antistress ball with balloons and flour
Stress is the most destroying power in our time. So we suggest to relax with squeezing my DIY Anti Stress Ball! This super easy and cheap handmade toy helps to relieve stress and even exercise the muscles of your hand!  If you are not stressed at all - it is really fun to squeeze it and make different shapes and forms (especially when you drew a face on the balloons). If you want to draw a face on the baloon and flour anti stress ball - use a permanent marker, and you can spice it up with funny hairstyles with a little yarn! . . .
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DIY salt dough easter eggs
Are you  ready for the bright colors of the easter / spring season?  Let's create some fun , colorful (and also very easy to make and low budget) easter egg salt dough ornaments!  These super fun salt-dough eggs are not just petfect spring home decors or easter gifts, but the salt-dough does not contain any chemicals so it's  also a perfect craft material for smaller kids! Salt dough lends itself to all sorts of shape making, and once baked to thoroughly dry, the dough is hard and can last for years. The dough is also paintable which makes it all the more fun! . . .
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Adorable creme egg lambs - easter sweets
Turn your boring creme (or chocholate) eggs into a fun, unique  and very delicious easter dessert: a sweet lamb! If you havent  got piping bag at home you can easily create one with clipping the corner off of a small plastic (freezer) bag. For the body parts of the lamb you can use fondant ,marcipan or sugarpaste. This chocholate egg lamb is a nice (easter) gift (paired with a sweet easter card) , or you can use them as cake toppers. Of course you can use this technique to create  (non-edible) lambs for other craft project (polimer clay medals,keychains etc) . . .
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Egg cup bunnies
Create this egg~cellent Egg Cup Bunny for this Easter season. Display your beautifully decorated eggs in these special bunny cups! You can use any type of bake-able or air drying (polimer) clays to create these adorable bunnies, even the cheapest salt-flour play-doh works well! This cute and unique polimer clay bunny egg cup can be a perfect easter gift or you can use them to decorate your easter table. You can create an edible version of these easter egg cup bunnies with any bake-able doughts or marzipan / fondant. . . .
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Mini polimer clay swirly bunny necklace
This sweet little spring craft project is just in time for your Easter tree. Or you can make a string of garland of mini swirly bunnies for your entry way, or add a bunny to the handle of a special someones Easter basket this year. We are sure once you make one they will keep multiplying like the real thing! You can use this polimer clay shaping technique to creae delicious fondant rabbits as well! . . .
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Homemade play-doh (play-dough) recipes
Have you ever tried a new play-doh recipe? Was it everything you hoped it would be or was it an experience you never want to repeat? In this site you can find 10 homemade play doh recipe with pros and cons.
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