Crafting Cute: Polymer Clay The Kawaii Way
Learn how to make 50 kawaii creations out of inexpensive and easy-to-find polymer clay. Kawaii, the culture of cuteness, originated in Japan, and it's time to join the cuteness revolution with these amazingly fun projects. Follow the simple step-by-step photos and instructions to create darling characters, ranging from small trinkets to larger home accessories. Features 25 itty-bitty and ridiculously cute charms, earrings, brooches, and figurines of popsicles, macarons, French toast, waffles, bacon and eggs, donuts, tacos, sloths, unicorns, and more; 15 adorable midsize pieces, such as plant holders, desk accessories, and ring holders in the shapes of llamas, hedgehogs, whales, jellyfish, and more; and 10 large "showstopper" pieces, including a rainbow soap dish, fairy garden, penguin tic-tac-toe game, and robot paper clip holder. All the information you need to get you started, including techniques on softening the clay, color mixing, and baking. Paperback by Dani Banani. 144 pages.