Crayola® Model Magic® Autumn Leaves

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by Robin Beam, A.C. Moore

Crayola® Model Magic® Autumn Leaves

"Leaf" your worries behind - this project is simple for you or your child to make. Our easy instructions show how you can leave the leaves as they are, or use them as the foundation for several other projects.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Take a piece of Model Magic (1/4-1/2 pack of 1-2 colors is plenty!). If using multiple colors, they can mix together and twist slightly to create marbled effect.
  • 2
    Flatten out into an oblong shape. With the flat part of a pen or marker, push a dent into the sides of the clay. Continue to do this around the Model Magic, creating the look of the leaf. You may need to mold the dents in to create the look of the leaves.
  • 3
    On the one end of the leaf twist to make a thin stem.
  • 4
    With toothpick or smooth side of plastic knife, create veins on leaf as shown.
  • 5
    Create a. Pin (Glue pin back on it) b. Magnet (glue magnet on the back) c. Make a bunch and put around a candle votive.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1/2 hour

Project Supplies

  • Crayola Model Magic Deluxe Variety Pack 104264785
  • Pen or marker or thicker piece of dowel
  • Toothpick plastic knife
  • Leaves from outside or autumn leaf picks etc. for reference