Hearty Flower Pin

 

Supplies

Hearty White 77856070 Magnet button 77622845
Leaf Pattern 77149872
Hearty Yellow 77856021 Tacky Glue 77609875
Hearty Shaping Tool 77361006
Hearty Black 77856013 Clothespins
Clay Scissors 77942722
Hearty Dk.Green 30016914
Texture Tool or Toothpick
Hearty Red 77856005
Metal Tool 77149864
Hearty Sky Blue 30030923
Hearty Orange 300301918



Directions

#1 Rose
1a) Mix white and red clay to make lt. pink color. Make a 1/4” ball and form a teardrop shape, this will be the center. Make a 3/8” ball and place in the palm of your hand. Using your thumb, press down on the ball to flatten to create petal. Attach petal to the center by gently pressing the base petal to the base of the center. Overlap petals as you layer them around the center. Repeat steps 1 thru 6 for 1 more rose. Repeat steps 1 thru 6 to make 2 smaller roses.
1b) Make a 1/2” ball from the green clay. Roll into a log and flatten. Wrap the green clay around the bottom of the roses.
1c) Mix white and red clay to make pink color. Make a 1/4” ball and roll into a log and flatten. Roll the strip tightly to form a rosebud. Repeat for 2 more rosebuds. Make a 1/4” ball and roll into a log and flatten. Wrap the green clay around the bottom of the roses.
1d) Follow the Leaf Instruction and Finishing step below.

#2 Daisy Pin (white and yellow)
2a) Make a 1/2” ball from the yellow clay and form into a teardrop shape, this is the center). Make a 1/2” ball from the white clay and form into a log shape (1/2” wide x 1-1/2” long). Use the scissors to cut slits into the clay. Wrap the strip around the center. Using the texture tool or toothpick add texture to center of flower.
2b) Make two 1/2” balls from the yellow clay and form into a teardrop shape. Make two 1/2” balls from the green clay and roll into a log. Flatten log and roll around bottom of teardrops. Using the texture tool or toothpick add texture to teardrops.
2c) Follow the Leaf Instruction and Finishing step below.
#3 Daisy Pin (yellow and blue daisies)
3a) Mix blue, white and red clay to make periwinkle color. Make a 1/2” ball and form into a teardrop shape. Cut rounded part of teardrop in half with clay scissors. Cut both halves in half. Cut the 4 halves in half. You should now have 8 petals. Using the smaller end of the metal tool, press down on one of the petals. Repeat for remaining 7 petals. Make a 1/8” ball and glue to center of daisy. Repeat steps 1 thru 7 for two orange daisies
3b) Follow the Leaf Instruction and Finishing step below.

Leaf Instructions:
Form green clay into a teardrop. Place clay on leaf mold near the tip and flatten clay onto mold with fingers. Lift the leaf off of the mold. Repeat for 2 more leaves.

Finishing (for all flowers)
Roll black clay into 1/8” logs (3-5 are needed). Glue logs to cover clothespin and trim off excess clay if needed. Arrange leaves and flowers and glue to clothespin. Glue magnet to back of clothespin.

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