Modelling clay is one of the kids favorite materials for forming.MODELLING CLAY flowers
As every clay-based material, it has great possibilities
for modeling;  you can roll, stretch it, make small balls
and rollers – just let your imagination run wild.
Other important thing is that clay forces kids to think
about structures, shapes and forms. In this article we will
introduce you to one of the nice features for working with modelling clay.
In accordance with the current time of year,
we suggest that children make a flower of modelling clay.

Material to work:

  • cardstock paper in color
  • modelling clay (or any other clay-based modeling material)
  • glue

To begin, select the colored modeling clay with which you will operate and make a “worm”. Kids can make “worms” in many ways, but every child knows that the best way is by rubbing modeling clay between two palms.

MATERIAL FOR WORKMODELLING CLAY worms

The next step is to make the grass. Apply glue to the bottom of the image. Shorten “worms” and put side by side as show in figure. After that, carefully form flower leaves.

GRASS made of MODELLING CLAYflower leaves made of MODELLING CLAY

Wrap spiral yellow modelling clay, and then glue the petals around it, as in Fig.

middle of MODELLING CLAY flower

MODELLING CLAY flowers

 

If desired, you can add balloons, butterflies, birds … that depends on the children’s imagination. Just be imaginative, and you will found a dozen similar paper clay ideas for kids.

One Response to “MODELLING CLAY IDEAS FOR KIDS : MAKE FLOWER”

  1. Interesting article! Very easy and simple to make.

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