FIMO kids - Funny Cactus
Cut off 5 portions from a block of lime FIMO kids clay.
Cut off 1 portion from the end.
Shape the FIMO into balls then roll the ends to make them thinner at one end.
Sizes – 5cm and 4cm in length.
Press the smaller cactus piece onto the side of the bigger piece.
Shape a small nose and press it onto the cactus.
Use a cocktail stick to make holes for the eyes.
Press a curled strip of card into the cactus to make a mouth.
Break off tiny pieces of Brown FIMO, roll into balls and press onto the cactus to make a spotty pattern.
Shape 3 portions of Brown FIMO into a ball for the base, flatten it slightly then push your little finger in the middle to make a hole. Press the cactus on top.
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, small strip of card
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