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This lightweight, air hardening material can be molded and shaped while it's still moist, and after it's dried hard, it can be painted with tempera, watercolor, acrylic, enamel, markers, etc. Use it to create jewelry, dolls, ornaments, miniatures, sculptures, wall hangings, and more.
Creative Paperclay is ideal for schools because it air hardens and doesn't need to be fired in a kiln. This non-toxic clay contains all natural ingredients and can be used by people from all skill levels.
Note — Any combination of clay, plaster, sand, and molding material totaling 50 lbs or more does not qualify for our free shipping offer.
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I don't use any other clay
from New Jersey USA
Comments about Creative Paperclay:
I had some of this clay in a container for 3 years not in the package. All I did was add water and it was ready to go. I like the fact you can use baby wipes to clean your hands. I highly recommend this product.
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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I've been using Creative Paperclay for years, it's an amazingly versatile clay to use for sculpture & relief work.It dries fast, easy to join pieces together & incredibly strong when dry. Love it!
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By Cindy the Artist
Creative paperclay is my favorite paper clay. Its easy to use, smooth, and dries hard. Been sculpting for many years and will always use creatve paperclay.
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A gourd ornament I made using paperclay.
Very interesting clay
from Pittsburgh, PA
I wasn't sure what I was going to get when I ordered this but I ended up really enjoying this clay. It's strange to get used to at first (it's very soft and a tad bit difficult to use at first) but the more I used it, the easier it became to sculpt with.
Creative Paperclay is a Superior Air Drying Clay
By Queen Elizabeth
from Cecilia, KY
I am a frustrated sculptor without a kiln, so cast about for a self-hardening clay substitute. I had used instant paper mache long ago, but was hopeful that the description of Creative Paperclay in the catalog was nearly as good as it was held to be. My ambitious project is progressing better than I had ever hoped! Having devised a basic form, Creative paperclay is giving me professional details that delight me, and there is little shrinkage. I plan to give a demonstration at some future meeting of the Art Guild I attend. I am so pleased with this product!
(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)
creative paperclay...amazing art supply ever.
from Decatur, GA
I teach workshops in sculpting and working on an armature without have to use a kiln like tradition clay. Helps people discover building something again...work with their hands.
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Tags: Made with Product
(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)
Perfect for Cardboard Props
By BearsRawr Cosplay
from Seattle, WA
I used it to finish a giant cardboard snowflake for a Snowstorm Sivir costume (a video game character) at PAX West (a video game convention). I was worried about the arms of the flake breaking off, but once I added the PaperClay and sanded it to perfection, this piece was rock solid. It lasted 2 days of crowds, bumping, waving around, rain, sun, everything! This stuff is magic. You need to shape it while forming/sand to size once it dries, so don't expect it to be instantly smooth like paper mache. But it's totally paintable and looks great.
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Paper Clay In Progress
Tags: Using Product, Picture of Product
Snowflake on the Convention Floor
Tags: Picture of Product, Paperclay, Pax, In The Wild, Made with Product
from North Adams MA
Surprisingly tough when dried.
from Lake Elsinore, CA
This paper based clay gives my paper mache crafts a chance for wonderful detail. I am having so much fun with it. It air dries and can be painted.
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I used Paperclay for teeth on these.
(5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)
creative paperclay, Best sculpting material when you do kiln
from Atlanta, GA
I used this material to create props for window and store displays at the boutique I work for. Repsonds like clay. Can be applied to almost anything for an armature with little shrinkage. No firing or baking. Dries hard with a lovely papery like finish. So many possibilities. I would also highly recommend for art teachers in school. Much better than traditional paper mache. If one builds an armature, where I find the creativity begins, Creative Paperclay can be rolled in thin slabs and smoothed with water. A little goes a long way.
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