How to use Polymer clay to make Art Dolls

Ashley Hills, Polymer clay sculptor and painter

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14 Lessons (37m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:23
    • 2. Supplies

      3:03
    • 3. Concept sketch

      3:44
    • 4. Choosing clay

      1:22
    • 5. Basic tips

      1:32
    • 6. Insider tips

      3:03
    • 7. Eyes

      2:36
    • 8. Sculpting time

      6:04
    • 9. Material

      1:30
    • 10. Pattern

      2:44
    • 11. Sewing tips

      1:18
    • 12. Putting all together

      4:12
    • 13. Painting

      3:54
    • 14. Conclusion

      0:40

About This Class

Follow along with Ashley as she breaks down the steps of making a multi-media art doll. This class touches on such tips as: her personal favorite materials to work with, insider tips for working with polymer clay, and a step by step break down from concept sketch to finished art doll! This class is perfect for people who love crafty projects and aren't afraid to try new things! Previous knowledge in sewing and sculpting will make this project easier, but not necessary. By the end of this class you'll have your own finished work of art to share on display or be the perfect personal gift!

Needed Materials:

  • sewing supplies such as needle, thread, scissors, and material of choice
  • pencil and paper
  • polymer clay and tools of choice such as fingers, needles, dental tools, nail tools etc. Translucent liquid sculpey, and thin guaged wire if desired
  • oven and oven thermometer
  • acrylic paint and brushes if desired