DIY Christmas Ornament

Create your own Christmas ornaments using air dry clay!

It's super simple to make and the kids will love seeing their personalised creations adorn your Christmas tree.

Beginner Intermediate Advanced
1 Day

What You Need

  • 100 ml Selleys Aquadhere Interior
  • 100 grams cornflour
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Lemon Juice
  • Food colouring (optional)
  • Chopping board
  • Baking paper
  • Container
Step 1

Step 1

Pour equal parts Selleys Aquadhere Interior and Cornflour. In this example we did 100gm of each

Step 2

Step 2

Add in 1 tbsp vegetable oil and 1 tbsp lemon juice.

Step 3

Step 3

Mix until it forms a slime like consistency. Place a the baking paper on the board and sprinkle with cornflour. Pour out slime mixture. and knead, folding in more cornflour as needed. It will start to form together and be less sticky or tacky.

Step 4

Step 4

Once it gets to a dough like form, sprinkle more cornflour to prepare your surface. Roll and cut out shapes and allow them to dry for 24 hours before painting. Be sure to poke a hole at the top so you can thread through some string

Step 5

Step 5

Once dry, it's time to decorate! You can paint your creations or brush on some more Selleys Aquadhere Interior and then sprinkle with glitter


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