Polymer Clay Ideas

Try these polymer clay ideas to make this great checkered cane. You will also find a tutorial on making a table mat with your finished cane.

This is the second page in a series of three tutorials if you want to start at the beginning go to polymer clay techniques.

Polymer Clay Ideas Tutorial




Place all the logs together creating the checkered pattern as shown in the photo.





Roll out a length of clay large enough to cover your checkered log.





Trim one short edge and one long edge.




Place your checkered log on the trimmed short edge as shown in the photo.





Roll the clay around the checkered log, keeping it as square as possible.




Cut the excess clay and smooth the join.

Your log should now look like the one in the photo.



Soften and make a log out of another piece of clay.

This should be roughly twice the length of your square log and the diameter should be a little less than the width of your square log.

Cut the log in half so you have 2 approx the same length.



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