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How To Make Airdry Clay Trinket Dishes: DIY Project

Airdry clay can be used for a couple of different things. One of the ways is to make clay dishes, which can be used to store your little trinkets on your table. You don't have to ever worry about losing them now.


Things You Will Need

For this project, here are a couple of supplies you will need:

  • Airdry Clay
  • Bowl
  • Knife
  • Rolling Pin
  • Water
  • Sandpaper
  • Any food color
  • Gold Paint (Optional)
  • Mod Podge

Instructions for Making Airdry Clay Dishes

Step 1.

Start by taking a small amount of airdry clay and put around 10 drops of the food color and mix it well till you get your desired color.

Step 2.

Once you get your desired color, mix it with the remaining air dry clay and roll is out flat using a glass bottle or a rolling pin.

Step 3.

Take a bowl and cut out the rolled clay.

Step 4.

Smooth the edges out using water. Place the rolled clay onto the glass bowl. Let it dry in 24-48 hours.

Step 5.

Once dry, smooth out the edges using sandpaper.

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Step 6.

Paint the edges gold, and cover the dish with mod podge for extra protection.

Video Instructions

You can even try using different materials around the house to create multiple different effects on the clay dishes.

Hope you liked this home decor idea. These would make great gifts for your loved ones.

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2021 PGupta0919


PGupta0919 (author) on January 13, 2021:

Thanks Liza. Do try it.

Liza from USA on January 08, 2021:

This is a great DIY project to do at home. I have never done anything like this. Thanks for sharing!

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