CraftSmart® Fancy Shape Ornament
Create your own Christmas ornament using polymer clay and your creativity!
Designed by Phoebe Doehring courtesy of Polyform.
- CraftSmart® Polymer Clay - Orange, Light Blue, Red and Bright Green
- Clay Conditioning Machine
- Sculpey® Clay Tool Starter Set
- Premo! Sculpey® Glitter set - Brights
- Sculpey® Bake & Bond Bakeable Adhesive
- Clay Extruder
- Craft Wire, 24ga
- Wire Cutters
- Clay-Dedicated Baking Sheet
- Ornament Hook
Knead clay for two minutes. Bake on oven-proof glass or metal surface at 275°F (130° C) for 15 minutes per ¼" (6mm) of thickness. Do not use in microwave oven. Do not exceed the above temperatures or recommended baking time. Baking should be completed by an adult. Wash hands after use.
With clay conditioning machine at #1 (thickest) setting, make light blue sheet. Cut out ornament. Gently round edges with your finger. With clay conditioning machine at #2 setting, make orange sheet. Cut stripe and bottom pieces. With clay conditioning machine at #2 setting, make bright green sheet. Cut out center stripe. Using Bake & Bond Bakeable Adhesive, attach pieces on ornament.
With clay conditioning machine at #2 setting, make red sheet. Cut out ornament top. Using circle mini cutter, cut out three circles. Press pieces in red glitter. Assemble clay extruder with small circle disk. Extrude red strings long enough to outline the stripes and make pattern on orange bottom section. Roll extruded strings in red glitter. Using Bake & Bond Bakeable Adhesive, attach glittered pieces to ornament. Trim strings even with ornament edge.
Cut 1 - ½" wire length. Make loop by wrapping wire around a pen and twisting the ends. Add drop of Bake & Bond Bakeable Adhesive to twisted end and insert into ornament top.
Bake at 275ºF for 15 minutes. Allow to cool completely. Add ornament hook.
Do not use unbaked clay on unprotected furniture or finished surfaces.
Always use a clay-dedicated baking sheet for your clay projects.
Oven should only be used by and adult.