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| Clay Modeling

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Expert

Here is a cute DIY where a trinket bowl has been given the shape of a cricket ball. Read more to learn how we made these.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:- Mix Mouldit

Ball - bowl - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

• Take the Mouldit resin base and hardener; mix it thoroughly to make even dough.

STEP 2:- Rolling the dough

Ball - bowl - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

• Take the dough. Roll it to make medium thin slab using a rolling pin.

STEP 3:- Moulding the bowl

Ball - bowl - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

• Take a plastic or ceramic bowl of approximately 4 ½” diameter for moulding.
• Apply a little amount of talcum powder on the outer surface of the bowl and then place the rolled slab on it.
• Leave it till semi dry.

STEP 4:- Shaping the bowl

Ball - bowl - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

• Cut and remove the excess clay with a paper cutter.
• Let it dry completely.

STEP 5:- Make 2 bowls

Ball - bowl - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

• Make similar two bowls with Mouldit.

STEP 6:- Painting and finishing

Ball - bowl - Step 6 | Hobbyideas

• Take some dough, roll it to make the thin coil to border the bowls
• Stick the coil on the edge of the bowls using Fabric Glue. Let it dry.
• Paint the bowls using Acrylic Colours Burnt Sienna 01 and Maroon 14.
• Leave it to dry.
• Draw any logo of the cricketing club (as per your choice) half on one bowl and the other half on another bowl using Acrylic Colour Pearl Metallic Gold 352.
• Let it dry completely.

you will need

Fevicryl Acrylic Colours Burnt Sienna 01, Maroon 14, Fevicryl Acrylic Colour Pearl Metallic Gold 352, Fevicryl Mouldit, Fine Art Brushes, Plastic / Ceramic Bowl, Rolling Pin, Paper Cutter, Colour Palette, Water Container.