Discovering the Art of Paper Mache

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How to Make a Fairy Cottage with Creative Paperclay®: Part One

How to Make a Fairy Cottage with Creative Paperclay®: Part One

Hello, welcome to my  blog! If you are anything like me, you still have not let go of those childhood magical fairies that secretly live in your garden and come to life when you’re not looking! Their cottages are topped with flower petals and their […]

Coloring Delight™ Air Dry Clay

Coloring Delight™ Air Dry Clay

Did you now that paperclay.com also sells another type of clay called Delight™ Air Dry Clay? This clay is much lighter than Creative PaperclayⓇ and air dries to about half the weight! It is still durable and can be colored with water-based media before you sculpt […]

How to Sculpt a Hedgehog: A Free Tutorial Using Creative Paperclay ®

How to Sculpt a Hedgehog: A Free Tutorial Using Creative Paperclay ®

Hello and welcome to my blog! Today I will show you how to sculpt this cute little hedgehog using Creative Paperclay ®. Isn’t it adorable? To see how to make this come on over to creativepaperclay.blogspot.com. Thanks for stopping by!  

Using Creative Paperclay® in Mixed Media

Using Creative Paperclay® in Mixed Media

Creative Paper Clay® is not only for sculpting. It can be used to create unique embellishments for your next mixed media project! Today, I will show you how to make some simple embellishments using Creative Paper Clay® and decorate them. As a bonus, I will […]

Learn How to sculpt Humpty Dumpty Sat on Sea Wall Using Creative Paper Clay ®.

Learn How to sculpt Humpty Dumpty Sat on Sea Wall Using Creative Paper Clay ®.

Hello! I am so excited to share with you my first tutorial as a Creative Paper Clay ® Design Team Member! I am going to show you how to make this fabulous sculpture of Humpty Dumpty. He is not just sitting on an ordinary wall, […]

Making an Easter Egg Swag with Creative Paper Clay®: Part 1

Making an Easter Egg Swag with Creative Paper Clay®: Part 1

It’s almost that time of year again where we decorate our homes with spring bunnies and Easter eggs, so why not make our own decorations using plastic Easter eggs and some Creative Paper Clay®?     What you will need: Creative Paper Clay® Plastic Easter […]

Making an Easter Egg Swag with Creative Paper Clay®: Part 2

Making an Easter Egg Swag with Creative Paper Clay®: Part 2

Hi! This part 2 of my tutorial Making an Easter Egg Swag. If you missed part 1 it is here. In this section, we are going begin by fixing any cracks in the clay. We will then move onto sanding, painting, and decorating your eggs. Finally, […]

Paper Mache Paste Recipes

Paper Mache Paste Recipes

There are many great recipes out there for paper mache paste. This is a collection of recipes I have found. I have tried Stolloweens recipe and it is my favourite. I have also used wallpaper paste mixed with pva glue. My approximate measurements are

Paper Mache Clay

Paper Mache Clay

Jonni Clay I discovered Jonni’s website when I 1st started paper mache sculpting about 7 years ago. She has a fabulous clay recipe which I have been using since then. It dries hard and is very durable. All my pieces are still in pristine condition.

Cold Porcelain Clay

Cold Porcelain Clay

Cold porcelain clay can be made at home with only a few basic ingredients. It is a very soft clay that is easy to manipulate and great for kids (with supervision of course) or arthritic hands. It dries rock hard.