How to Make Miniature Turtles

This is a simple, easy way to make a little turtle out of polymer clay. Make it into whatever you want!

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How to Make Miniature Turtles
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Gather some brown and green clay.

Gather some brown and green clay.

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First make a shell shape with the brown clay.

First make a shell shape with the brown clay.

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3
Make a ball of green clay and roll it on one side to make this rounded cone shape.

Make a ball of green clay and roll it on one side to make this rounded cone shape.

4
Bend up one side.

Bend up one side.

5
Next roll out some green and chop into 4 even sections

Next roll out some green and chop into 4 even sections

6
Form 4 even cylinders

Form 4 even cylinders

7
Get another tiny ball of green clay

Get another tiny ball of green clay

8
Roll it into a cylinder

Roll it into a cylinder

9
Roll out one end even more

Roll out one end even more

10
Cut off the excess

Cut off the excess

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Oh cute a tail!

Oh cute a tail!

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Now you should have all this.

Now you should have all this.

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Put the 4 cylinders into a square formation.

Put the 4 cylinders into a square formation.

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Put the brown on top

Put the brown on top

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Now add the head...

Now add the head...

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...and tail...

...and tail...

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Take a tiny bit of black

Take a tiny bit of black

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Make too teeny tiny little black balls

Make too teeny tiny little black balls

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Poke holes in the head and stick the black in them to make eyes.

Poke holes in the head and stick the black in them to make eyes.

20
Use a blunt tool to make whatever pattern you desire on the shell. Mines sloppy but you get the idea.

Use a blunt tool to make whatever pattern you desire on the shell. Mines sloppy but you get the idea.

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Ad voila, there's you turtle!

Ad voila, there's you turtle!

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From the other side too :)

From the other side too :)

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