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Chocolate Charm Tutorial

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:police:**PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF YOU WANT TO POST MY IMAGES OR THIS TUTE ON A BLOG/WEBSITE!**:police:

SPANISH VERSION: [link] translated by :iconhitomimelissa:

I'd like to have a link to all the places where this tutorial may be featured. So please just shoot me an e-mail at kittykat477@yahoo.com or a NOTE here on deviantart before doing so. Thank you very much.

Sorry about all those warnings above, but I keep finding them on the net and I have no clue who put them there. Well here it is, the chocolate tutorial which won the latest poll. Some of you are might be kicking yourselves after seeing how easy it is.

:flowerpot: Also, Happy Early Easter Everyone! :flowerpot:

Enjoy. If you make something with this please link back here so more people can learn how.

Other Tutorials:
:bulletpurple: Bowl: [link]
:bulletpurple: Candy Apple:[link]
:bulletpurple: Cupcake: [link]
:bulletpurple: Lolli Pop:[link]
:bulletpurple: Bowl of ice cream:[link]
:bulletpurple: Plate: [link]
:bulletpurple: Breakfast: [link]
:bulletpurple: Sushi Cane [link]
:bulletpurple: Jelly Donut: [link]
:bulletpurple: Chocolate [link]
:bulletpurple: Pancake [link]


To learn more about polymer clay and how I make my items check
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Or my Polymer Clay News Articles:[link] [link] [link]
Check out my gallery for more yummy polymer clay treats: [link]
Or my ETSY shop: [link]


Deviations using this tute:
~NiccyNightmare [link] [link]
~KVDruidess [link]
~HippieKender [link]
~SailingBreezes [link]
~Skkyangel [link]
~Memwa [link] [link] [link]
~jen4eternity [link]
~aleckzandurh [link]
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I just got done watching all of these tutorials. They were GREAT! Thank you so much for creating them. I am just getting started working with polymer clay and I need all the tips I can get! (:
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The-Erin-showHobbyist Artisan Crafter
This is so cute its mind blowing
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EXtra-ArtStudent Traditional Artist
This is so fun to do with layered or swirled insides as well :3
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TheIrishAngelHobbyist General Artist
Thank you for posting this! They are absolutley darling and I made some very cute necklaces which I posted here [link]. I adore all of your tutorials and I hope to see more! :aww:
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ArtsyRoseyHobbyist General Artist
Thanks so much! :D
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crazyanimegirl287 General Artist
All your tutorials are so great! I love making tiny things out of clay, and I think I might try to make this one.
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:iconlazycryplz: you're a hero for making this tutorial
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chat-noirStudent Artisan Crafter
:iconchat-noir:
:iconsuperheroplz:

Thank you :aww: :heart:
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BeppasCreationsProfessional Artisan Crafter
Just letting you know I used your idea. Thanks!
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chat-noirStudent Artisan Crafter
No problem! I'm glad it was of use. :aww:
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cowlufooStudent Digital Artist
I failed at this so badly xD Now I'm sad that I wasted some clay....
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chat-noirStudent Artisan Crafter
;_; I'm sorry to hear that. There really isn't such a thing as wasted clay, I use scrap clay to make larger sculptures that will be painted. Plus there is a great tutorial on DA where you use 'mess up" clay to make cans and other projects. Don't give up!
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bunnydollartistStudent General Artist
I'm definitely going to try this out as soon as I get my hands on some clay :D
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chat-noirStudent Artisan Crafter
Yay! Let me know how things go!
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Hellu~ I'm pretty new at using and working with polymer clay and I was wondering.. After you bake the polymer clay, is it really recommended to glaze it? And thank you so much for the cute and easy tutorial~
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chat-noirStudent Artisan Crafter
You're very welcome. :aww:

After an item is baked it does not need to be glazed.

Glaze is helpful if you want a shiny item, or if you have painted your charms after baking, it is more like adding a clear protective coat.
This is all optional. You can leave the item as is, or there are tons of ways to polish and buff polymer clay items to get them to shine.
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Thank you for letting me know c: I've seen a lot of people glaze their works and I was just wondering. Another question.. Is it okay to glaze the works with clear nail polish instead? I have some lying around that I really don't use at all. I'd like to make use of it xD
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chat-noirStudent Artisan Crafter
Yes, you can use clear nail polish to glaze charms. The only downside is that enamel isn't flexible, so it might chip or flake off after a lot of wear-and-tear.
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Thank you. n.n Are there other things that you can use to 'glaze' the charms or is it mostly just clear nail polish and the glaze spray for polymer clay?
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chat-noirStudent Artisan Crafter
:nod: Yup.
-You can buff and polish items by hand
-Use clear Resin
-or (I use) Triple Thick glaze (available in most craft stores)

I hope this helps :aww:
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Oh, most certainly c: For the buffing, what do you use to buff the items? I've recently made two small charms, a lollipop I'm planning to paint, and a strawberry, and they're just sitting on my bookshelf XD

Again, thanks for taking your time to help a fellow newbie to polymer clay :dummy:
nuttaela's avatar
u could use some sandpaper and a denim rag(or any other old piece of cloth)to polish it to a soft sheen :)
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hollyleaf152Hobbyist General Artist
i love working with clay thank you

i saw this thing on making edible clay so i made the chocolates
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