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using a clay shaper to strengthen the join.) 5.


For the tail, roll out a thin


log of orange clay and attach a small piece of white clay to the end. The tail should be about 3-4cm long. 6.


To make the face, cut out


two small circles and a triangle from a sheet of white clay. Place the two


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circles at the wide end of the triangle and then finish off with a small spot of pink clay for the nose. 7. For the pumpkin stalk, cut a small circle from a thin sheet of green clay


and then mould the stalk by hand. Attach the stalk to the circle. 8. Next comes the fun part – putting it all together! Push the two beads into the body for the eyes and attach the pumpkin stalk between the ears. Lightly press the ‘face’ just beneath the beads, securing with liquid polymer clay. Attach the tail to the back of the body and curl it around the body. 9. For the whiskers (or ‘chop dots’, as I call them), use a thin knitting needle and lightly mark three on each side. 10. Bake the finished piece in the oven according to manufacturers’ instructions. I bake them for 40 minutes at 130°C. Leave to cool and then varnish to finish.


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