Who doesn’t love getting their hands a bit dirty with some clay? Take the weekend to use your imagination a bit with one of these DIYs. Check out these 22 air dry clay projects that will get your hands dirty and creative juices flowing!
List of creative things to make out of air dry clay
1. Clay Knobs
Delineate Your Dwelling makes some snazzy knobs with air drying clay that could jazz up any cabinet or door around the home. Nix the tradition and add some personalization!
2. Stamped Air Dry Clay Bowls
These stamped clay bowls form Gathering Beauty make a beautiful DIY gift for a loved one, don’t you think? Add a bit of color to the bowl out of air dry clay and use them on your vanity to store jewelry and the like.
3. Embossed Air Dry Clay Stone Paperweights
Gathering Beauty embossed some bouts of air dry clay and used them as paperweights. Here too you can add some color and gift them to your favorite friends and family members.
4. Air Dry Clay Animal Heads
We’re swooning for the animal heads out of clay over at Delineate Your Dwelling. Style them with some paint and hang them on the walls of the home office or even in the nursery!
5. Make DIY Clay Alphabet Container
Willow Day makes some desk organizers too with air drying clay and this time you can shape them into your initials and let them dry using air. Then use them to hold you paper clips, staples and more!
6. Easter Clay Ornaments
You could always make some clay ornaments for any holiday of the year using air to dry. From Easter to Christmas, this is a great DIY to hold on tight for the family. (via)
7. Easy Clay Votives
A Beautiful Mess whips up some air dry clay votives that we’re loving too. Add a bit of romance and texture to your home and ambiance with these.
8. Air-Dry Clay Lamp Shade Pendants
Even your lamp shades can be made of clay! Check out Brit + Co for all the details on this unique DIY.
9. Geo Clay Jars
You’ll want to visit Delineate Your Dwelling again to learn this one. A geometric-inspired jar that can jazz up your desktop and help keep mini pieces at bay.
10. Geo Air-Dry Clay Necklace Pendant
Delia Creates made a clay pendant for your necklace out of clay too. With a dash of gold leafing or paint you can personalize this one too.
11. Air-Dry Clay Wall Planters
These modern plant pockets from Design Love Fest are so stylish and functional. Hold your succulents and add a contemporary breath of fresh air to your home.
12. Air-Dry Clay Faux Horns
Fall For DIY made a clay antler that can be used to style the vanity but also keep your jewelry a bit more organized. It’s so unique and creative!
13. Clay Incense Holders
Who loves to burn a bit of incense inside their home? Fall For DIY shows us how to make your very own holder out of clay.
14. Stamped Clay Coasters
Gathering Beauty whipped up some stamped clay coasters that you can sprinkle around the house. Add a bit of color to all your rooms while getting rid of the water rings too!
15. Clay Tealight Holders
Gathering Beauty teaches us how to make some tea light holders too. They’re chic, they’re modern and they’re functional!
16. Clay Mini Pots
We’re really loving these mini clay pots from Journey Creativity. We love their colorful personalities even more!
17. Clay Necklace Beads
Curly Made also makes a piece of jewelry out of clay. These beads are full of fun and it’s such an easy way to get creative in an afternoon.
18. Clay Mini Planters
A Beautiful Mess also whips up some mini planters using clay and we’re loving the finished product here too. Just check out the personalization!
19. Clay Egg Carton
Fall For DIY makes an “egg carton” out of clay that can be used for so many different things. From the vanity to the office desk, you can sift and organize to your delight.
20. Geo Clay Rings
Finally, visit Delineate Your Dwelling once again for another snazzy jewelry DIY. These modern little pieces will be a lovely addition to your collection.
21. Stamped Clay Succulent Pots
Damask Love stamped and embossed their clay pots to add a bit of fun and texture. Don’t forget that you can add color here too!
22. Clay Leaves
And finally, use some leafs from the backyard for some creativity this afternoon. Turn them into beautiful pieces to sprinkle around the house. (via)