Clay Art has been quite popular for a while and people love it for the simple
reason is: ease of using it and manipulating the clay. The variety of colors
make it more interesting and can be used with painting or just simply an art
piece for your home.
Not only it is easy to use but it is not pricey. You can simply get few basic
colors and get started. The tools could become more expensive, however, using
some household tools could be equally rewarding and workable.
Sculpy is one of the great clay to work with. You can also try other brands which
are available in the Art supply stores.
The way you would use it is to knead it well with your hand so that it gets the heat
from your hand and easy to use. Once kneaded, you can start forming shapes. Flatten
a portion and use the cookie cutter for shapes of leaves, flowers or stars etc.
You can then stick it in the oven for half and hour for about 200 degree Fahrenheit.
Let it cool down completely once out of the oven.
You can use it with your painting of water color, oil or acrylic or create and art work
just by itself. Just by simply using the wooden plate stick it with a good glue once
dry and it will really show well. You can use some acrylic colors on the top to enhance