1. Use pressed ball method (see Basic Clay Casting Instructions) to make casting. Let dry.
2. Use markers to color bear.
3. Cut construction paper in half, and fold one of the two pieces in half to make a card. Trim opening edge with Paper Edgers as shown.
4. Use a glass (or other round object larger than the casting) to trace a circle onto construction paper. Cut out the circle with Paper Edgers. Glue to card.
Glue casting on top of paper circle. Write message on card with markers.
Project designed and created by Sue Moore. Photography by Paperworks, Corvallis, OR
This clay casting project is featured along with dozens of others
in our book The Art of Clay Casting, which includes basic paper casting
instructions, techniques for special effects, and a glossary of terms.