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Voodoo charmes

Posted by Sister Walker from Valley View, Ohio, United States • Published See Sister Walker's 20 projects »
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  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 1
    Step 1

    Step 1 - Gather tool and clay your choice of color

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 2
    Step 2

    Step 2 - You will use your base color and create a ball and small round sorta like you would use for a bead as the body.

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 3
    Step 3

    Step 3 - Cut a small piece of you wire this will be used as a support.

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 4
    Step 4

    Step 4 - Insert the wire threw the body and head.

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 5
    Step 5

    Step 5 - Using your cover color now you will roll out small string like sections I recommend doing this in sections trying to cover the whole piece at one can be cumbersome and difficult beside we all need a potty break!

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 6
    Step 6

    Step 6 - Start with first section of cover color and start a coil around the piece, I recommend to start at the bottom and work you way to the head starting the other way can be hard to finding the center.

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 7
    Step 7

    Continue creating strings and wrapping around the piece all the way up, Dont worry about evenness this helps to add to the crochet look

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 8
    Step 8

    When finished you piece should look this way.

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 9
    Step 9

    Step 7 - Using your sculpey tool make small arms to add.

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 10
    Step 10

    I like to give them a little poke at the attach point to make it stick

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 11
    Step 11

    At this step you will also use the last of your cover color to create small legs and attach them.

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 12
    Step 12

    Step 8 - Using you last color You will roll even smaller strings to create the stitches

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 13
    Step 13

    Apply stitches there is no rhyme or reason for any specifics just how creepy you want it to look

  • How to make a charms. Voo Doo Charmes - Step 14
    Step 14

    And finally using the directions of clay cook in the oven and add to you favorite jewlery.

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HotPinkCrayola
HotPinkCrayola · Holmfirth, England, GB · 97 projects
So cute! Great Halloweeny craft and present idea Happy
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Zombiella x.
Zombiella x. · London, GB · 49 projects
oh i love love love ...... would make a great bag charm, have to have a go Happy
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