Clay Crafts

Clay and Candles

Make this Clay and Candles craft.
Make this Clay and Candles craft.
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This clay and candles craft is quite illuminating.

What You'll Need:

  • Air-drying clay
  • 6-inch candle
  • Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Glitter
  • Sequins

How to make clay and candles:Step 1: Form a three-inch ball of clay into a special shape you admire -- it could be a circle, a triangle, a heart, or anything else that catches your fancy.Step 2: Press the base of the candle into the center of the clay shape. Paint the shape if you'd like. Step 3: Press in glitter and sequins on the surface of the shape, and let the clay dry. Before you know it, you'll have a lovely, handmade candleholder to brighten up your day (and night). (Remember, never light a candle without adult supervision.) Keep reading for more great clay crafts.

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