How to Make Miniature Donut Earrings

This is a simple, easy way to make adorable donut earrings.

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How to Make Miniature Donut Earrings
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Gather Tan and other colors of clay, ball tools, glazes and jewelry findings.

Gather Tan and other colors of clay, ball tools, glazes and jewelry findings.

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Start by making small balls of tan clay.

Start by making small balls of tan clay.

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Take one ball of clay...

Take one ball of clay...

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Flatten it down a bit with your finger, then poke a hole through the middle.

Flatten it down a bit with your finger, then poke a hole through the middle.

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It should look like this.

It should look like this.

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Take a smaller ball of brown clay...

Take a smaller ball of brown clay...

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Roll it into a perfect sphere

Roll it into a perfect sphere

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Flatten it with your finger.

Flatten it with your finger.

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Put it on the tan donut.

Put it on the tan donut.

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Poke a hole through the middle again.

Poke a hole through the middle again.

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Voila, donut! But wait...there's more!

Voila, donut! But wait...there's more!

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Take some white clay and make a small cone.

Take some white clay and make a small cone.

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Draw lines into it with a small ball tool or needle and stick it on the donut. Now you've got a managers special or "headlight" donut! (My favorite (; )

Draw lines into it with a small ball tool or needle and stick it on the donut. Now you've got a managers special or "headlight" donut! (My favorite (; )

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For another style of donut, get some light pink clay.

For another style of donut, get some light pink clay.

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Flatten it with your finger.

Flatten it with your finger.

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Put it on the donut.

Put it on the donut.

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Poke a hole through it.

Poke a hole through it.

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Voila, pink frosting! But wait...there's more again!

Voila, pink frosting! But wait...there's more again!

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Get little bits of different colored clay. I chose red pink and white.

Get little bits of different colored clay. I chose red pink and white.

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Roll them as thin as you can.

Roll them as thin as you can.

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Chop them up.

Chop them up.

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Put them on your donut.

Put them on your donut.

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Bake them at the appropriate temperature and make them into whatever you want! Don't forget to add eyepins before baking though. Also a good glazing will really bring them to life!

Bake them at the appropriate temperature and make them into whatever you want! Don't forget to add eyepins before baking though. Also a good glazing will really bring them to life!

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So cute & fun!

So cute & fun!

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And here's what my post earrings look like. All finished & ready to sell!

And here's what my post earrings look like. All finished & ready to sell!

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Good luck!

Good luck!

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