CLAY DINO

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Here are step-by-step pictures of creating a clay dinosaur.

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It is very important that the clay is moist enough to bend without cracking but not so wet that it is unmanageable.

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 Any time you join 2 pieces of clay the two areas should be scored (scratched) and a little slip (a solution of wet, gravy like clay) should be added to cement the areas.

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Use a tool to hollow out any piece of clay that is thicker than your finger.

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Use the clay needle to create a mouth and texture

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After sealing off the top add details

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You can put a bend into the body to create a bit of gesture, there are many  possible , have fun!variations

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