Clay & Sculpture

Kid clay activities. Air dry and homemade clay and dough. Kiln-free activities for kids. How to use clay with kids. Preschool and kindergarten clay projects.
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Air-Dry Clay Snails
Air-dry clay is a love of my art teacher life, and these air-dry clay sea snails are just about the cutest things you have ever seen.
Preschool Ocean Art
These are extraordinarily easy to make (and your kids will want to make a ton)!
Preschool Ocean Theme Art with Air-Dry Clay
This year, we made our snails during summer for a preschool ocean-theme art project, but they’re just as cute in June as they are in September or March.
Let's Make Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
Because we’re using air-dry clay, your final pieces will dry rock-hard and can be saved and kept forever.
Let's Make Sea Snails
Air-dry clay is from the Earth and is not man-made vs. play dough can be made in a kitchen with flour, salt, and oil.
Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
Air-dry clay dries permanent and stiff vs. play dough crumbles apart when dried out.
a person holding a cookie in front of a purple table with paint and paper plates on it
Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
A close-up of a piece of clay coiled into a spiral to be the body of the air-dry clay sea snail.
An air-dry clay sea snails sits on a white paper plate and is painted with a acrylic paints. Next to the plate is a container of Crayola air-dry clay, a paintbrush, blue glass pebbles, and a paper plate with paint on it. Glass Pebbles
Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
An air-dry clay sea snails sits on a white paper plate and is painted with a acrylic paints. Next to the plate is a container of Crayola air-dry clay, a paintbrush, blue glass pebbles, and a paper plate with paint on it.
Three photos demonstrating taking a very long, skinny piece of clay and coiling it into a spiral shape for the snail.
Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
Three photos demonstrating taking a very long, skinny piece of clay and coiling it into a spiral shape for the snail.
Two photos of a pair of hands rolling a cylindrical piece of clay in between them. Behind the hands are a bucket of air-dry clay and a paper plate with paint puddles on it.
Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
Two photos of a pair of hands rolling a cylindrical piece of clay in between them. Behind the hands are a bucket of air-dry clay and a paper plate with paint puddles on it.
The materials for the activity: a bucket of Crayola air-dry clay, a paper plate with various paint puddles on it, a paintbrush, and a small hunk of clay. Decorative blue stones are scattered in the background.
Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
The materials for the activity: a bucket of Crayola air-dry clay, a paper plate with various paint puddles on it, a paintbrush, and a small hunk of clay. Decorative blue stones are scattered in the background.
Two clay snails sit on a white paper plate. Next to the plate is a container of Crayola air-dry clay, a paintbrush, blue glass pebbles, and the corner of a paper plate with paint on it.
Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
Two clay snails sit on a white paper plate. Next to the plate is a container of Crayola air-dry clay, a paintbrush, blue glass pebbles, and the corner of a paper plate with paint on it.
An dir-dry clay sea snails sits on a purple table. The clay snail is painted with several colors, has polka dots, and small green pipe cleaner antennae. In the background is a bucket of Crayola air-dry clay. Clay Snail, Purple Table
Air-Dry Clay Sea Snails
An dir-dry clay sea snails sits on a purple table. The clay snail is painted with several colors, has polka dots, and small green pipe cleaner antennae. In the background is a bucket of Crayola air-dry clay.
someone is making something out of paper on a table
Child’s Handprint Jewelry Dish Made Out of Clay
Child's handprint jewelry holder made out of clay.
a ceramic ornament with a child's drawing on it
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