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An easy craft to add glam to your fingers

Posted by Sahana from New York, New York, United States • Published See Sahana 's 9 projects »
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  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 1
    Step 1

    Condition and roll the clay flat using rolling pin.

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 2
    Step 2

    Use cookie cutter and cut a shape of your choice. You can also use a xacto knife or just roll the clay into a snake shape and form alphabets to use in the rings.(As shown in the completed project picture) The choice is yours :)

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 3
    Step 3

    Use needle or any pointy tool to poke holes for the stitches.Plan your design before you actual start poking holes. For example, whether you are going to do cross stitch or back stitch or spell out a word. ( I have done a sample in each to give you a idea )

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 4
    Step 4

    The white tool shown is called dottie tool.(you can get them in etsy if you want but the needle will work equally )

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 5
    Step 5

    Once done with holes, bake your clay pieces at 275 F for 30 minutes (Refer your package for timings and temperature). Use a normal copy paper below your pieces to prevent shiny spots.

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 6
    Step 6

    Thread the needle with two / three strands of embroidery floss and secure the ends with knot.

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 7
    Step 7

    Start embroidering you clay piece with the thread by starting from back to front .

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 8
    Step 8

    It should look like this in the front.

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 9
    Step 9

    And end it at the back with a knot.

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 10
    Step 10

    You can also use metallic sharpie to add some glam to your rings.But it is totally optional.

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 11
    Step 11

    Apply a dab of glue in the ring blank .

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 12
    Step 12

    Secure it in the center back of the clay.Allow it to dry.

  • How to make a clay ring. Diy Embroidered Clay Rings - Step 13
    Step 13

    Voila !! Your ring is ready to wear.

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Colleen
Colleen · Kingsport, Tennessee, US · 29 projects
So creative! I'm into embroidery now and have lots of clay, so I will give this a try.Computer
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