Craft corner: How to make a decorative place setting

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  • Want to liven up your dinner table? In this Craft Corner video we show you how to make a pretty place setting for your dinner guests. This simple make is perfect for a special event, such as a wedding or dinner party.

    Step 1: On a clean non-stick surface, roll out air dry clay to about a 5mm thickness.

    Step 2: Using a ruler, cut small rectangular strips from the clay

    Step 3: Cut a diagonal edge at the bottom of each rectangle.

    Step 4: Ink your letter stamps, ready to print

    Step 5: Using the stamps, spell out your guests’ names in the clay strips

    Step 6: Use a wet cotton bud to remove excess ink from the the clay around the letters

    Step 7: Make loads and leave them to dry

    Step 8: Once dry put the names in a small pot ready for the table

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