Let’s talk turkey!

…..as in, turkey magnet tutorial! 🙂

Ok friends, grab these items and we’ll get started.

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Oh, and I apologize for the pics in this tutorial, my camera did not want to cooperate for some reason. :/

Start with the maroon and make a ball. Then I use the end of my rolling pin to flatten it out.

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Do the same with orange and yellow, but make each color a tad smaller than the previous ball. Stack them up.

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Now cut about 1/3 off the bottom of the layers.

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Next, use your stylus to make a small indent in the middle and to draw on the “feathers”.

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Roll out a small log of brown and press onto the indent.

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Make 2 small circles of white and press onto the front for the eyes. Add beads.

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Take a small piece of the maroon and make a thin, rectangle shape and place under the eyes. Draw a line down the middle and tada, it’s the wattle.

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Make a small triangle of orange and place over the eyes and wattle.

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Finally, make 2 tear drop shapes out of orange. Use the stylus to make indents for his claws, and press onto the bottom of your turkey.

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After baking, glue a magnet onto the back.

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OR, you can glue on a pin back and wear this festive little guy around.

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Gobble, gobble, gobble!!!! 🙂

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Happy Claying!!

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