FIMO kids - Funny Beetles
Cut off 4 portions from a block of Glitter Red FIMO kids clay. Roll it into a ball for the body.
Shape 1½ portions of Black into a ball for the head.
Press the head onto the body, keeping both pieces rounded and even.
Divide a ¼ portion into 2 pieces then shape into 2cm antennae. Make 2 holes in the head with the end of a small brush. Press the antennae into the holes.
Shape a small nose and press it onto the head. Use a cocktail stick to make holes for eyes. Use a piece of drinking straw cut in half to make a mouth.
Roll tiny pieces of FIMO into balls for the spots. Flatten them slightly then press onto the body. Make 9 spots.
Harden FIMO in a pre-heated oven at 110° C / 230° F for 30 minutes. Cool before handling.
What you need
smooth working surface (glass or ceramic), modelling tool, cocktail stick, straw
No time right now?
Save this article as PDF!