Egyptian Cartouches Clay Project
Please refer to Clay Guide lines
small bowls for water (sponges optional)
roll clay 1/4 inch thick using clay roller
slice into approximate
Using hieroglyphic charts, practice writing name on a piece of paper.
Above image is from: http://www.chamois.k12.mo.us/JW%208th%20Grade/Dylan%20Minor/webpage%201/hieroglyphics.htm
Trace cartouche templates using wooden skewer over clay mat.
Carve english name into back of cartouche.
Using wooden skewer, carve name design into clay.
Carefully pick off crumbles of clay.
Decorate outside edges of cartouche
Punch two holes at the top using a straw.
Fire to bisque ware and paint with acrylic paint.
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