Fish from salted dough. Master class and video / Toys with their own hands, patterns, video, MK

Fish from salted dough. Master class and video / Toys with their own hands, patterns, video, MK

The money fish in the house is an amulet thatcontributes to your well-being, the goldfish, as everyone knows from childhood, fulfills all desires of the fish-owner. It would be good to have all these specimens, providing a carefree existence. Why not make a fish from a salted dough with your own hands ?!

Salty dough. Recipe

Even with a very high desire, you do not have anythingcan not be done if there is no source material. Even fish from salted dough will remain only a pipe dream, if you do not have this test. So, start the master class with kneading and studying the exact recipe. Moreover, the whole process will take only 5-10 minutes. The video presents the simplest, affordable and reliable salty dough recipe, from which you can then make original handmade items yourself. In the process of viewing, you will see that the master class of kneading passes for a few seconds to the newspaper. The dough kneads on the newspaper bedding. It is better not to do this. Typographic paint is toxic. Some experts replace starch enteringin the composition of a salted dough, a usual wallpaper paste. This can be done if you know for sure that your craft will not be eaten by any of the people close to you. That's why we recommend using only food colors for coloring the dough with our own hands in different colors. They must be added to the water before mixing the salted dough. With such edible plastic material, your baby can create masterpieces without risking poisoning. Such hand-crafted material can be stored for a month. During this period, it will not lose its plastic properties if you put it in a plastic bag and put it in the refrigerator. Yes, and it's easier to work with the test if it has just been taken out of the refrigerator.

Money fish

We have prepared the material from which the money fish will be fashioned. In addition to it we will need:

  • cardboard;
  • foil;
  • rolling pin;
  • Scotch;
  • stacks;
  • caps from ball pens;
  • coins;
  • brush;
  • water;
  • dyes;
  • braid.

Master class on modeling fish

  • Prepare and arrange on the table tools andadaptations. The most profitable surface for work is a foil. The dough does not stick to it. For best effect, you can sprinkle the surface with a thin layer of flour. Wrap it around the cardboard rectangle and fix it on the wrong side with scotch tape.
  • Prepare everything you need to make a master class. Cut out stencils of fish from thick paper.
  • Roll a lump of salted dough on a foil into a layer with a thickness of at least 0.5 cm.
  • Place the fish's stencil on it and cut out the desired shape.
  • Now release your fantasy of freedom andbegin to decorate the fish. Several techniques are used. Stack draw a strip on the gills, fins and tail, a cap from the ballpoint pen, apply a pattern on the sides of the fish. Make a few balls, a bit flatten them into thick cakes and glue them to the fish. Put the coins in the center and press. Glue your lips and eyes.
  • Dry the handicraft in any convenient way.
  • Dilute the dark dye in a thick concentration and paint all the grooves of the puff pastry. Allow to dry.
  • Cover the top with the main background. To apply the paint, use a regular foam sponge. You can cover the craft with varnish.
  • Complete the master class with the assembly of the parts. Hang on to the big fish with the help of a braid two small fishes made according to the same scheme from the same salted dough.
  • gold fish

    An odd thing you can do with yourhands, watching the master class on video, eat, even if very hungry, you can not. For its coloring, aniline and other chemical dyes are used. A goldfish from salted dough looks great not only as a decorative panel on the wall. This is also the original suspension on the chest, a strong amulet and almost food.

    Sun and moon

    Based on the works of the artist Dan Morris in styleprimitive interestingly obtained crafts from salt dough fish-moon and fish-sun. They are painted with acrylic dyes with the help of brushes of different thicknesses. The plot can be thought up by anyone.


    It is not necessary to put crafts in the oven. You can leave them to dry at room temperature for several weeks. Timing can be a little more or less. It depends on the humidity of the environment. If you are in a hurry, leave the fish from the salted dough for 2-5 hours, then put in the oven:

    • to the very top and the lowest temperature for an hour;
    • in the middle of the oven for half an hour at an average temperature;
    • move it down for an hour and turn on the maximum temperature.