Go for the Gold: Olympic Medal Craft

Get into the Olympic spirit by making our fun winner's medal.

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What You'll Need

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What You'll Need

  • Air-hardening modeling clay
  • Rolling pin
  • Wax paper
  • 2-1/2-inch biscuit cutter
  • Skewer
  • Sequins
  • 1/4-inch-wide ribbon
  • Scissors
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Step 1

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Step 1

Roll the clay out on wax paper until it's 1/8 inch thick. Use the biscuit cutter to make a circle.

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Step 2

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Step 2

(Parent) With the skewer, punch a hole about 1/4 inch from the edge.

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Step 3

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Step 3

Let your child press sequins into the clay, alternating colors in concentric circles. When the clay has dried, thread the ribbon through the hole.


Originally published in the August 2008 issue of Parents magazine.

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