1. While clay is wet, cut out casting with knife following the shape of the design, and let dry.
2. Sand rough edges smooth.
3. Apply a coat of primer and let dry.
4. Apply gold paint to the design as shown in photograph. Let dry.
5. Glue ribbon, cord, or fishing line to top of ornament as a hanger.
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.
Project designed and created by Sue Moore.
Photography by Paperworks, Corvallis, OR.