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These can be used for bracelets, necklaces etc.
There are a few variations of this on CO+K of these little skulls but here is an easier version!

Posted by Julz S. from Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand • Published See Julz S.'s 12 projects »
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  • How to make a charms. Easy Skull Charms - Step 0
    Step 1

    For these skulls I used "JOVI" air-dry clay, however polymer clay could be used.

  • How to make a charms. Easy Skull Charms - Step 1
    Step 2

    Start of by rolling a ball of clay between your palms so that their are no cracks in the clay. The clay tool that will be used is shown here.

  • How to make a charms. Easy Skull Charms - Step 2
    Step 3

    Using your thumb and index finger, pinch the clay to form a 'chin'.

  • How to make a charms. Easy Skull Charms - Step 3
    Step 4

    Create an indentation for the eyes using the back of the paddle end of the clay tool.

  • How to make a charms. Easy Skull Charms - Step 5
    Step 5

    Create two nose slits and teeth slits by using the sharp end of the clay tool.

  • How to make a charms. Easy Skull Charms - Step 6
    Step 6

    Using the sharp end of the tool, press and scrape the clay to make deep eye sockets.

  • How to make a charms. Easy Skull Charms - Step 7
    Step 7

    Using a little bit of water, smooth out any cracks and leave to dry for the recommended time suggested by the clay manufacturer. Here are three I have completed

  • How to make a charms. Easy Skull Charms - Step 8
    Step 8

    Paint 'em up! Use black acrylic paint to paint the eye sockets and teeth and allow to dry before painting the rest of the skull silver. Once dry, coat with a layer of varnish/gloss.
    Now your skulls are ready to use!

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Conner W.
Conner W. · Independence, Missouri, US · 7 projects
how did u make the scene i love it it reminds me of a older house really good
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Kepi
Kepi · Los Angeles, California, US · 49 projects
I made some of these with clay for my ROB ZOMBIE shadow box...i referenced these for you Happy
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xOrElse
xOrElse · Split, Split-Dalmatia County, HR · 11 projects
OMG, I love it! I really like skulls <3<3<3
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
cool!
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Jet H.
Jet H. · Haarlem, North Holland, NL · 108 projects
cool!
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