Do not use unbaked clay on unprotected furniture or finished surfaces. Start with clean hands and work surface area. Good work surfaces include wax paper, metal baking sheet, or disposable foil. Knead clay until soft and smooth. For best results, clean your hands in between colors. Shape clay, pressing pieces together firmly. Bake on oven-proof glass or metal surface at 275 °F (130 °C) for 15 minutes per 1/4” (6 mm) thickness. For best baking results, use an oven thermometer. DO NOT USE MICROWAVE OVEN. DO NOT EXCEED THE ABOVE TEMPERATURE OR RECOMMENDED BAKING TIME. Wash hands after use. Baking should be completed by an adult.
Using the Acrylic Roller, roll out 4 rectangle sheets of Fuchsia Pearl clay about 9” H x 3- 1/2” W and 1/4” thick. Using the rigid blade from the Super Slicer and the included template, cut out 4 triangle shapes. Place the triangles onto the frame edges and press seams together. Press the overlapping clay around the sides of the frame, pressing everything down gently and cutting off any excess clay.
Using the acrylic roller, roll out a thin sheet of Black clay. Using a craft knife, cut several strips in all different shapes and sizes. Place onto the frame horizontally to create zebra stripes.
Using the Acrylic Roller, roll out a thin sheet of Lime Green clay. Using the Super Slicer cut out a rectangle that is 2- 1/2” W x 1- 1/2” L. Using the Mini Metal Cutters, cut out 2 each of the flower, star, circle and heart.
Using the acrylic roller, roll out a thin sheet of Candy Pink clay. Using the super slicer cut out a rectangle that is 2” W x 1 1/8” H. Also cut out 3 hearts using the Crinkle Cutter set. Using the Alphabet Stamper, press “best friends forever” into the Candy Pink clay rectangle.
Using the Acrylic Roller, roll out 1 thin sheet of Yellow, Spring Lilac and Purple clay. Using the Mini Metal Cutters, cut out 1 flower, circle, star and heart in each color.
To assemble Frame – attach clay pieces onto the frame as shown, press firmly.
Bake on oven-proof glass or metal surface at 275° F (130 °C) for 15 minutes per 1/4" (6 mm) of thickness. DO NOT USE MICROWAVE OVEN. DO NOT exceed the above temperatures or recommended baking time. Baking should be completed by an adult.
Personalize the frame by adding your name or your BFF’s name instead of the words best friends forever.