Return to the Clay and Ceramics Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Another Clay Christmas Ornament

Posted by Roanimare (My Page) on
Tue, Dec 10, 02 at 19:26

Hi -- Here's another ornament I made recently. I think he's so cute - he's a snowman sitter. -- Michele


Snowman Sitter


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Another Clay Christmas Ornament

Oh how cute!! Did you make the hat too??? And how did you attach the arms and legs?
I was watching the lady (Becky Meverden? I think?) on Carol Duvall this week. She made a snowman on an ornament and added a sprig of holly. I couldn't understand how she did it. (Couldn't see, actually; it was so small!) I tried making them all pointy once which was not easy. And which reminded me I DON'T want to do miniatures! LOL!


 o
RE: Another Clay Christmas Ornament

Hi -- Thanks. Yes, I made the hat - its very easy -- just make the top part, then make a snake and flatten it for the brim, wrap it around and shape it. I attached the arms using black yarn which was glued in after baking. I added the holes before baking. Sometimes those tiny pieces make my eyes blurry -- the holly is done like the leaf, but just pinch in a few points. -- Michele


 o
RE: Another Clay Christmas Ornament

very cute! I love his top hat!

Karen


 o
RE: Another Clay Christmas Ornament

Hi Karen! Thanks! Michele


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Clay and Ceramics Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here