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Larger 1kg pack Modelling Clay for group craft sessions. Off-white soft clay that can be used in so many ways. Makes a lovely, tactile activity for older people in care homes and especially so for anyone living with a dementia or with a sight impairment. You don't even have to make a finished item - just manipulating the clay helps with fine motor skills, hand/eye coordination and concentration levels. No kiln needed - air dries with no need for heat.
SKU: ART118
£6.99

Activity Ideas

  • Add a couple of drops of scented oil to engage all the senses - can be particularly good for anyone who is confined to bed.
  • Roll out clay and cut out discs with bottle tops (different sizes are good) then make a hole at one edge with a pencil. When dry, paint with acrylic paint to seal and thread lengths of garden twine or string through - hang in groups from a tree for a wind chime with a difference. NB: Can add sequins to catch the light.
  • Using a heart-shaped cutter - roll out and cut out shapes. Paint and write a thoughtful message on - leave around for others to be inspired.
  • Roll out some clay the size of your hand and then Using our cutting clay tool set place a hand on the clay and cut around, remove excess clay and shape your fingers to make a personal tea light holder or snake dish.  When dry decorate with acrylic paints

Larger 1kg pack Modelling Clay for group craft sessions.

Off-white soft clay can be used in so many ways.

No kiln needed - air dries with no need for heat.

Makes a lovely, tactile activity for older people in care homes and especially so for anyone living with a dementia or with a sight impairment.

You don't even have to make a finished item - just manipulating the clay helps with fine motor skills, hand/eye coordination and concentration levels.

Acrylic paint recommended for finishing.

See also Modelling Clay 500g and Coloured Modelling Clay.

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