Category: DIY

March 31, 2017 / / DIY

Have you watched Katy Perry’s Chained to the Rhythm music video? Are you wondering if the tiny meals in video is real? The answer is YES, it is real. Jay Baron – the miniature artist puts so much effort on food processing and finding the raw tiny ingredients. It is certainly not easy to get tiny vegetables and meat from local grocery stores, but if you are interested to make tiny meals like in the video, I’ll show you my simplest way to do it. Instead of doing the real cooking with genuine minuscule ingredients, I use clay as it is easier to get and it will last longer. Before sculpting food clay miniatures, I would like to share you my secret tools and ingredients of making tiny meals.

March 25, 2015 / / DIY

Gift Idea: Handmade Miniature Clay

“Every gift which is given, even though is be small, is in reality great, if it is given with affection.” – Pindar

Creating a miniature as a gift is a way to give affection to someone. It means a lot more than just wrapped item in the box that you can find in any store. A handmade gift has special message to the person who receive the gift. The message visualize in any kind of form that is related to the person, such as favorite food, daily used items, or even simplified figure.  Someone who receive the gift will value your affection more because what really matter is the creation process behind the gift. Creation process takes effort, creativity, patience, and imagination. Before you start creating your own custom handmade miniature, here are some essential information about clay for miniature sculpture you should know: