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Back to School Sculpey Necklaces Part 1

Back to School Sculpey Necklaces Part 1

I think I mentioned that art camp for the older kids totally rocked this past summer.  We made all sorts of awesome things, like parachute cord vases and embroidered Vans.  We also made these super cool sculpey necklaces that would be so perfect for a back to school art project or play date.  This little(…)

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Make a Spring Flower Headband from Sculpey

Make a Spring Flower Headband from Sculpey

How gorgeous is this flower headband made entirely from sculpey?!?!  I wish I could take credit for it, but it was actually the inspired creation of an amazing nine year old student in my sculpey class.  I know! Kids are amazing and I am totally in love with this headband.  It definitely took some time(…)

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How to Make a Seven Layer Cake from Sculpey

How to Make a Seven Layer Cake from Sculpey

I can’t say enough about how much I love sculpey.  It’s just the most awesome polymer clay for kids and adults. (Check out this collection of Alien Army figures I made one summer pre kids)  It’s one of my absolute favorite art materials and though on the pricey side, I find it to be well(…)

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Hanukkah Dreidel Necklaces and the Top 5 Reasons Why Sculpey Makes the Best Holiday Gift for Kids

Hanukkah Dreidel Necklaces and the Top 5 Reasons Why Sculpey Makes the Best Holiday Gift for Kids

I know I’ve mentioned my sculpey art enrichment class before and how awesome it is, but I don’t think I’ve explained why I think the kids in my class love it so much.  With the holidays coming up, I thought it would be a good time for an Ode to Sculpey post.  Here are the(…)

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Funky Sculpey Finger Puppets

Funky Sculpey Finger Puppets

About five years ago I started teaching a Sculpey art enrichment class at the school I work at.  Out of the countless art classes I’ve taught over the years, this is by far the most popular.  The kids LOVE this class.  I give them a lot of freedom, which I think is part of the(…)

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Sculpey Magnet Peeps

Sculpey Magnet Peeps

I was searching for projects for my sculpey class and I came across this link. I was inspired by the little guy’s face in the middle and thought he needed some buddies.  I made a sample and sure enough the kids in my class were inspired as well.  I love the babies they made.  On(…)

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Alien Army Strikes Again – Sculpey Tinfoil Alien Figure

Alien Army Strikes Again – Sculpey Tinfoil Alien Figure

It’s been over three years since I created Alien Army.   Since then, I have created over two hundred unique Alien Army figures for kids of all ages to enjoy.  Their mission is simple, to save the universe one planet at a time.  This year, my goal is to make Alien Army a household name.(…)

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Sculpey Tic Tac Toe Boards

Sculpey Tic Tac Toe Boards

I teach a sculpey class after school twice a week.  It’s been a few years now, so coming up with new ideas can get a little rough.  I want to do a checkerboard with the kids but decided 25 kids at once and no assistant making checkerboards equals not so much fun.  So I nixed(…)

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Sculpey Necklace with an Out of this World Twist

I admit, I did get bored for like a second the other night while making Alien Army.  I just needed to switch it up for a minute so I got out a skewer and turned some of my dudes into beads.  The result is pretty fab.  I can’t wait to wear this the first week(…)

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Sculpey Hamsas and Aliens (again)

If you’re over the whole Alien Nation thing, come back tomorrow, because when I got to Art Camp yesterday, the kids had been working on it all morning before I even arrived! They even made up names, which I can’t wait to do for my Alien Army. So when we were done, I got them(…)

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