How to make flowers from clay
In our childhood, we love playing with clay and making weird things from that clay. We make animals, birds, houses and many more. Playing with clay is very relaxing that we can never get bored by playing it. So let’s relive our childhood memories together. Today in this tutorial we will learn how to make flowers from clay. We will learn 3 different types of flowers. They are very easy in making and kids love playing with clay. So let’s start the tutorial on how to make flowers from clay.
FLOWER 1 BEAUTIFUL CLAY ROSE
STEP 1- CHOOSE A PERFECT CLAY
The first step is to choose the perfect color for making clay rose. Rose is a very beautiful flower that looks pretty in every color so you can choose any color for making this clay rose. Here I am taking red color to make clay rose as I personally love red roses. Firstly take a clay rub with your hand-rolled it properly to warm it up.
STEP 2- MAKE BALLS
In the second step, you have to divide the clay into small pieces and start making balls with these pieces. You don’t have to make perfect balls then flatten them. You can use your finger or ruler to create a nice thin flat circle. These are the petals of a rose.
STEP 3- ROLL THE PETALS
Now after making flat circles arrange these petals in line by pasting one to another. Now start rolling the petals and here your clay rose is ready.
FLOWER 2 PRETTY DAISY
STEP 1- CHOOSE COLORS
First, choose colors for making daisies. You can use white clay for making this flower. But you want to make your flowers colorful you can use different colors for making this. For making daisy I am using two colors that is yellow and blue. You can choose your favorite colors for this.
STEP 2- MAKE PETALS
Take a yellow clay divide it into small portions you have to make petals. So decide the number of petals first. Now make a ball with this clay you can use your fingers to make them round. After making small balls now you have to make a cone shape from these round balls you can use your thumb and forefinger. Just make a teardrop shape. You can see the image for more clarification. Next, you have to press it and flatten them and make thin petals. Now keep them aside.
Now take a small portion of blue clay make a ball by rubbing it. It is the center of the daisy. Make sure that the size of the center ball is the same as the size of the petals.
STEP 3- MAKE A DAISY
Now place the center of the daisy on the surface to build a flower around it. Now place the petals around it. Make sure the printed side of the petals is on the top. You can overlap the petals if you have more petals. Now turn the flower up and your daisy is ready. Now gently press the center part of the daisy so that the petals get stick properly.
For the third flower, I am using pink and yellow clay as these are some of the best combinations again you can choose any color you like. Do experiment with color s. For this, you only need a small portion of yellow clay for making the centerpiece of this flower. The third flower is going to be three petal flowers that look quite cute. So let’s start the tutorial.
STEP 1- MAKE PETALS AND CENTERPIECE
Take a small portion of yellow clay makes a ball of it by rubbing it in your palm now you have flattened it for making a thin round circle. Now you have to use your finger to roll the circle into a nice cone. Now, this is the center of your flower. Now keep them aside.
Now take another of clay for making petals. Make balls and flatten them by pressing with your fingers. Now you are ready to start folding petals into their specific shapes. This part is a little bit tricky. You have to do an accordance fold and then pinch the top of the petal. Simply just follow the diagram given below. Repeat the same with other petals.
STEP 2- ARRANGE THE FLOWER
Now your all pieces are ready for making flowers. Now arrange the flower. First, take the center part of the flower and attach the petals one by one by pressing it slightly so that it gets sticks properly. Now your flower is ready. If you want you can cut it steam to give it an even look
Hope you guys enjoyed the tutorial on how to make flowers from clay. You can use many colors for making these flowers. You have to play with color so that you get the perfect color combination. If you like my tutorial share it with your friends and family. And if you know any other tutorial for making clay flowers you can tell me in the comment section. You can check my other DIYs also some of them are HOW TO MAKE HOMEMADE SCRUNCHIES, How to make masks at home (2 in 1) How to make leaves skeleton. Thank you, happy crafting.