Clay modelling is considered to be relaxing and a lot of people are taking to it as a hobby or a stress busting activity. Usually a small ball / piece of clay could be moulded to make an animal of a flower which could then be turned into a fridge magnet or dangler for your home. Ideas are galore when it comes to clay modelling and forming, it's just that one needs to get a hang of the basics with each one's motor skills and then creation is a pleasure.
Clay is known to be a versatile medium of art, extremely easy to work with and an ideal modeling material. You could turn a block of clay into a beautiful mural, name plate, diya, curio or toy all basis your creativity and imagination.
At Hobby Ideas, you can find clay modelling ideas for seasoned sculptors as well as hobbyists. Our wide range of clay modelling art and craft ideas have step by step tutorials to help you mould the clay just right and create the best clay models. All the clay models showcased here have been conceptualized by the experts in our team and our craft community.
Our clay art ideas are labelled with difficulty levels keeping in mind the age of the hobbyist and the time involved to create the project. Some of the DIY ideas may recommend the use of sculpting tools of various shapes, sizes and styles. They help cut, scrape or shape the modeling material to create a specific effect. They are usually produced from carbon steel, stainless steel, wood, and plastic.
Once you are done following the DIY, don't forget to upload your own clay model or share it with us on Instagram by tagging @hobbyideas. You can also checkout other interesting DIY craft ideas like paper sculpting, glass painting, greeting card making, paper quilling and more.
A Ganesha Mural, Clay Kathputli Doll or a Clay Fridge Magnet... what would you like to make today? Choose your favourite DIY clay modelling idea from our collection and #GetCreating.