Valentine Sweet Treats Magnets

Supplies

Hearty Clay – Red (#7756005)

Hearty Clay - True Red (#30030921)

Hearty Clay - White (#30006454)

Clay Roller Kit (#30028375)

Clay Cutters Set - Heart (#30028376)

Kemper Mini Cutter Heart Shapes, size 3/8” 5/8”, 3/4 ” (#77729434, 77729491, 77729483)

3/4” Button Magnet (#77622688) or 1-1/2” Bar Pin (#30006001)

Clear gel tacky glue (#30003134)

Sealer Spray Gloss (#77174029)

Tools:

Clay Scissors (#77942722)

Round toothpick (to apply glue)

Basic Directions

Plain heart: Roll clay on the clay roller kit using the 1/4” guide. Use heart shape clay cutter to cut out heart.

Spiral Heart: Roll white clay into long 1/8” log.  Repeat for red clay. Twist both logs together to create a spiral. Roll spiral log into a large circle. Cut out heart shape using the clay cutter (make sure middle of spiral is centered for the middle of heart).

Embellish as desired.

Glue the magnet button or pin bar to the back of heart. Allow to dry over night.

In a well ventilated area spray sealer to entire surface of heart.  Let dry.

Mr. Hearty Additional Supplies:

8 each of 1-1/2” Eye Pins - Gold or Silver (#77126912 or 77126920)

2 each of 10mm Wiggly Eyes (#77660845)

E-Bead – Black (nose) #30001049

Wire Cutter (77567222)

Needle Nose Pliers (#30000495)

Mr. Heart Instructions:

Roll true red clay on the clay roller kit using the 1/4” guide. Cut 1 heart using small clay cutter (face), 2 hearts using the 1/2” Kemper cutter (hands) and 2 hearts using the 3/4” Kemper cutter (feet). Glue wiggly eyes and nose to face. Roll red clay into a 1/16” log and cut into a 1-3/4” piece.  Glue to face for mouth. Set aside.

Cut all eye pins to 3/4” length. Using pliers connect 2 eye pins together. Repeat for remaining 6 eye pins.

Dip one side of eye pin in glue and carefully insert into one side of heart, below the nose for hands (Refer to picture). Repeat for other hand. Dip the other end of eye pin in glue and insert hands.

Dip one side of eye pin in glue and carefully insert into bottom left of heart for leg (refer to picture). Repeat for the right leg. Dip the other end of eye pin in glue and insert feet.

Glue magnet or bar pin to the back of heart.  Let clay dry overnight.

 

2006 Ben Franklin Crafts, Inc.

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