Mother's Day Thumbprint Ornament

by Crayola |

Item # 212111555P208
Beginner Varies


  • Crayola® Air Dry Clay
  • Crayola washable paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Wax paper
  • Rolling pin
  • Cookie cutter
  • Straw
  • Twine


  1. On piece of wax paper, roll out medium-size air dry clay ball to 1/2" thick.
  2. Press cookie cutter into clay to create ornament.
  3. Use straw to make a hole near the top of ornament.
  4. Firmly press thumb into middle of ornament twice to create heart shape. Dry overnight.
  5. Cover ornament and heart with paint. Dry 1/2 hours. Add second coat. Dry 1/2 hours.
  6. Feed twine through the hole and tie ends into a knot.

Craft Hack Tips and Tricks:

  • Use Crayola Take Note Permanent Markers or Crayola Glitter Glue to add personal messages or embellishments to your ornament.

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