7 Polymer Clay Project Ideas

Author: Dana McGorlick-Appelman  Date Posted:13 April 2021 

 

 

7 Polymer Clay Project Ideas 

Polymer Clay is an easy to use, malleable and non-toxic synthetic clay that can be shaped then hardened in a standard household oven. It comes in a variety of colours and finishes, holds fine details, and is ideal for crafting press moulds, pattern making, figure and doll modelling, canes, beading, jewellery and many other sculptural projects.

The easy to use nature of this clay means the sculptural possibilities are endless. Why put your creativity to the test and try out some of our polymer clay ideas below:


Polymer Clay Beads

Whether you’re just starting out in polymer clay or a seasoned pro, beads are a fantastic and fun creative activity. Try experimenting with different shapes, colours and effects, and use them to create necklaces, bracelets, key rings, earrings, and more!

 

Polymer Clay Bust

Why not try creating a more traditional sculpture using this modern clay type? Put your carving skills to the test and experiment with different body types, and even colours and textures, to create a bust with fresh take on a form steeped in art history. 

 

Polymer Clay Flowers

Flowers are a stunning muse for so many art forms, and polymer clay is no exception.  Try creating a delicate rose using various sculpting tools, and use them for decor, or for jewellery pieces such as brooches and rings. 

 

Polymer Clay Decorative mug

Add some flair to your mugs and cups by adding polymer clay! These are a great way to bring art into the kitchen, and look great displayed in a cabinet or on the kitchen bench.

 

Polymer Clay Fruit Earrings

Get your daily dose of fruit in with these funky accessories! These polymer clay fruit earrings are sure to make a statement and brighten your day. From lemon slices, to peaches, bananas, strawberries, grapefruits and more, there are so many super sweet pieces to be made!

 

Polymer Clay Miniature Food Sculptures

Believe it or not, the photos above are not a delicious meal, but are actually made from Polymer Clay! Why not test your skills are try making some of these super cute miniature dishes (for decorative purposes only).

 

Polymer Clay Vase

There are so many gorgeous and unique forms that can be shaped using polymer clay. Experiment with colours and textures to create beautiful decorative vases for your home.

 

Don't forget to show us your Polymer Clay Creation by tagging us on Instagram @artshedonline for your chance to be featured!

Got questions? Send us an email at customerservice@artshedonline.com.au and our friendly team of artists will do their best to assist you. 

Happy creating!

 


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