A Quick Guide To Making Lace With Air Dry Clay: 4 Different Lace Styles

When sculpting anime clay figures, most artists make various laces for the costumes to make them more lovely. Today, we will teach you to make four different lace styles; each step has detailed step-by-step pictures to make it easier to understand. I believe that after you master these techniques, you can take your clay artwork to a higher level! Before you start, you must prepare these materials and tools: air dry clay, modeling ball tools, blades, detail needle, craft scissors, and lace scissors. So, let’s explore together! Guide To Making…

How to Sculpt Skirt Pleats with Air Dry Clay: 5 Easy Steps

How to Sculpt Skirt Pleats with Air Dry Clay: 5 Easy Steps

If you are struggling with sculpting skirt or bodice pleats, this post will help you! Next, we’ll show you how to sculpt skirt pleats with air dry clay! And if you’re also interested in a complete guide to sculpting anime figures with air dry clay, then you can learn more here. Before practicing, you must prepare these materials and tools: air dry clay, rolling pin, blade, and detail needle. So, let’s get started! Sculpt Skirt Pleats with Air Dry Clay 1. Roll the black clay into thin sheets…

A Quick Guide to Painting Flowers with Acrylics on Air Dry Clay

A Quick Guide to Painting Flowers with Acrylics on Air Dry Clay

In clay art, we often need to paint some specific patterns to decorate our clay works; today, we will teach you how to paint a lotus flower on air dry clay using acrylic paints; this part is also one of the subsections of our tutorials on sculpting clay figures if you want to learn a comprehensive tutorial on sculpting clay figures, please check this posting. Next, ready your acrylic paints, grab your acrylic brushes, and explore with me! Painting Flowers with Acrylics 1. First, use a mix of…

Guide to Sculpting Hands With Clay: Easy Steps For 2 Styles

Guide to Sculpting Hands With Clay: Easy Steps For 2 Styles

Today, I will share the guide to sculpting hands with clay; you’ll learn two styles of hand sculpting techniques: chibi and scale, the main points of making the hands of a chibi figure and the hands of a scale figure are different, but don’t worry; I will teach you how to sculpt each in the following sections. You can quickly master it by following these easy steps. Before studying this guide, you will need to prepare these materials or tools: skin air dry clay,…

Guide to Joining Clay Sheets: 6 Easy Steps with Step-by-Step Pictures

Guide to Joining Clay Sheets: 6 Easy Steps with Step-by-Step Pictures

In creating clay art, it is common to combine different colored clay sheets. However, many beginners may need to learn how to do this effectively. Today’s guide to joining clay sheets will show you how to easily and quickly join different colored clay sheets, using the example of creating striped patterns. Join me in exploring these techniques! Steps for Joining Clay Sheets 1. Roll out a thin layer of clay in two different colors; in this instance, I used a deep crimson and a pristine white clay.…

Air Dry Clay vs Polymer Clay: Which is Better for Clay Art?

Air Dry Clay vs Polymer Clay: Which is Better for Clay Art?

In recent years, clay art has become more and more popular in the creation of crafts; its popularity stems from its creative freedom, wide range of applications, and ease of use; you can use clay to create a lot of exciting works if you are relatively new to clay art, then you must want to know what are the commonly used types of clay in clay art. Generally, two types of clay are more popular in clay art: air dry clay and polymer clay,…

6 Tips on How to Store Clay Projects

6 Tips on How to Store Clay Projects

In recent years, clay art has become increasingly popular, with more and more people learning about and joining the world of clay art. However, many beginners don’t know how to store clay projects. As a result, some clay projects become irreversibly brittle, discoloured, or damaged. Therefore, I feel it is necessary to write an article on how to store clay projects to assist them. There are many different types of clay, including the currently popular polymer and air dry clay. They are often used…