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14 Clay Craft Ideas For All Ages

By: Julia Litz, editor for

Whether you're young or just young at heart, clay craft ideas never get old. In fact, you can make so many different kinds of creative and unexpected crafts when you use different kinds of clay. Learn how to create everything from buttons to farm animals with only a little bit of clay. You can gather up the kids and create projects together or take some time to yourself - it's totally up to you. No matter what, you're sure to have an amazing time and create delightful crafts.

In just a few simple steps, you can create a personalized item that can be worn displayed or given as a gift. Clay craft ideas are so much fun to brainstorm and bring to life. You can make a variety of polymer clay crafts for friends and family members, so keep these clay craft ideas in mind during the holiday season. If you've never made polymer clay crafts, don't be worried. These projects are ideal for beginners and many of the projects can be easily modified for beginners. Don't be afriad to explore these clay craft ideas - you can always roll the clay back into a ball and start over again.


14 Clay Craft Ideas For All Ages
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Polymer Clay Crafts for Adults

Clay Projects for Kids


Polymer Clay Crafts for Adults

If you're looking for a fun activity to complete in an afternoon, you can't beat these clay craft ideas. These projects require a little more time, patience and expertise, making them ideal for adults. Best of all, you can translate these fun clay craft ideas into practical items you can display with pride. Take these polymer clay ideas and use them to create something completely unique - there's never been a better time to channel your creativity. These clay craft ideas are a great jumping off point if you're new to the medium, so don't be afraid to try something completely new.


Clay Projects for Kids

Turn a boring afternoon into a fun and meaningful experience with a few simple clay craft ideas. These projects are appropriate for a variety of age groups, so no one will be left out in the dust. Many of the clay projects for kids listed below are quick and easy, so they can be completed in less than an hour. This is an excellent after-school craft - turn off the TV and show kids why crafting is so much fun. Each of these polymer clay craft ideas is is fun to wear or display - kids will love showing off the finished product to friends and teachers. Best of all, polymer clay isn't too messy, so clean up is sure to be a breeze.

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