Model Magic Burger
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Make a pretty realistic looking burger with all the ready made Model Magic colors that are currently available. Your super … Read More

Model Magic Snail
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This Model Magic Snail was inspired by a cake decoration found over on Pinterest. I love the simple little creations … Read More

Model Magic Dinosaur
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This Model Magic dinosaur was made by a talented 2nd grader named Daniel T. I had to use a scissors … Read More

Common Core Snake Project
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This Common Core snake project uses two different kinds of patterns. One is for the colors (black, yellow, black, red, … Read More

Make a Penguin
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If your students are studying penguins, consider adding this Model Magic project. There’s also now available a very creative penguin-themed … Read More

Miniature Snowman
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Here’s a Miniature Snowman project that I did after school with a matchbox class awhile back. There’s just something irresistible … Read More

Model Magic Gingerbread Cookies
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These Model Magic Gingerbread Cookies are so easy to make, thanks to the perfect gingerbread Model Magic color, also known … Read More

Cake Sculpture, Miniature Style
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Here’s an easy way to make a very yummy looking cake sculpture, thanks to all the great food-looking colors that … Read More

Model Magic Worms
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I’m going to try these little worms tomorrow in my last Model Magic class for the year. I have so … Read More

Model Magic Very Berry Pies
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My art room turned into a bakery this afternoon with these little Model Magic pies. MATERIALS • 8 oz. or … Read More

Big Head Model Magic People
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Today’s Model Magic students made little people again, but this time with extra large heads. I’m loving how this material … Read More

Miniature Cakes with Model Magic
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So it turns out can make really cute miniature cakes with Model Magic because it comes in just the right … Read More

Model Magic Hungry Caterpillar
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Turns out you can make a pretty close imitation of Eric Carle’s famous “Hungry Caterpillar” with just a little bit … Read More

Snowman Snow Globe
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Here’s a very kid-friendly way to make a snowman snow globe. All you need is a plastic cup with attached … Read More

Model Magic Penguin
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If your students are studying penguins, this Model Magic project is a perfect addition. And now there’s a very creative … Read More

Model Magic Olaf
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To start off my afterschool Model Magic class, a nod to the movie “Frozen” and the very popular Olaf character. … Read More

Model Magic Bird
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This little bird may not look like it, but he represents about a year of trial and error with afterschool … Read More

Air Dry Clay Owls Update
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Here are the supplies I ended up using to make today’s air dry clay owls. I switched from plastic wrap … Read More

Model Magic Baked Goods
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Making a great display for a playdough project makes all the difference in the world, if you ask me. Here’s … Read More

Model Magic Pizza
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My after school Model Magic class continues to be my most popular. I think the fact that kids can make … Read More

Model Magic Caterpillars
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This rainbow caterpillar idea comes from My Wishes are Horses, I just added the jumbo popsicle stick. It’s such a … Read More

Mini Fish Sculpture
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Here’s an idea for a mini play dough sculpture. I punched a hole in a wood craft board, inserted a … Read More

Another Miniature Ice Cream Cone
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Here’s another cute little cone made in last Friday’s Miniature Art Class. Students could follow up with a lesson on … Read More

Miniature Ice Cream Cones
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Some smart teacher once told me she only bought white Model Magic play dough and colored it with markers. That … Read More

Matchbox Art Template
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Finally, my promised Matchbook Art Template and instructions. I tried this on several different papers and ended up liking a … Read More

Miniature Donuts
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These adorable little donuts were made yesterday out of FIMO clay by a fourth grader. The box measures about 2″ … Read More

Snowman Matchbox
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Here’s one of my recent favorites, a Snowman Matchbox project that I think I enjoyed watching as much as the … Read More

Another Model Magic Mask
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As a follow up to Sara’s Mask, here’s an example of what some older students could do. More flowers, petals, … Read More

Sara’s Mask
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Here’s an idea for an Art Party type project – applying Model Magic to a paper mache mask. This one … Read More

Model Magic Roses
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A third grader blew me away today with her skill in making this Model Magic roses. I had simply shown … Read More

Pipe Cleaner Turkey
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This would make a cute addition to any Thanksgiving table. The new multi-color pipecleaners from Creatology really make the project. … Read More

Model Magic Coral Snake
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This Model Magic snake project uses two different kinds of patterns. One is for the colors (black, yellow, black, red, … Read More

Model Magic Flower
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My afterschool play dough class made some delicate flowers today, ones that stood in their own little plastic cups. All … Read More

Model Magic Cupcakes
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Some days just end up being rewarding, and this was one of those. I had only hoped for lots of … Read More

Model Magic Mother’s Day Flowers
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A third grader blew me away today with her skill in making this Model Magic roses. I had simply shown … Read More

Model Magic Clown Fish
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Here’s what my class made in my play dough class today – a clown fish. Model Magic sells single packs … Read More

Model Magic Chameleon
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I started a new afterschool play dough class today, and after being shocked that twice as many kids came than … Read More