You will need:
50g of Light Blue pasta model
95g of Pink pasta model
90g of Yellow pasta model
5g of Red pasta model
2g of Black pasta model
2g of White pasta model
55g of dark blue pasta model
15g of brown pasta model
Black powder colouring
White powder colouring
Dark blue powder colouring
Pink powder colouring
Skin powder colouring
Brown powder colouring
Silver powder dust
White colouring gel
- 1 flower wire 20 gauge
- 1 flower wire 18 gauge
- 1 polystyrene ball 4cm in diameter
- 1 Dresden tool
- 1 toothbrush
- Paint brushes
- Ball tools
- Clear alcohol
- Rolling pin
- Stitching tool
Prepare 50g of light blue modelling paste and 75g of pink modelling paste
Attach 2 colours together and make the shape of an eraser
Using Dresden tool, make two horizontal lines, then paint the gap between with the white gel colour
Apply black and white powder with a painting brush
Using toothbrush, pat on the eraser to give texture
Roll 75g of yellow modelling paste and wrap a skewer to create a giant pencil.
With a smoother, flatten the angles to give the hexagonal sides to the pencil and sharpen one end.
You will need these shown in the picture to finish your pencil
Using black paste, create the pointed tip and with the Dresden make a line around so it looks like a sharpened pencil
Using the red paste make the eraser and glue on to the end of the pencil. Roll 2g of black paste and surround the top of the pencil (below the eraser).
With Dresden tool create grooves as shown
Dilute silver powder in a small amount of clear alcohol and paint the black band.
Dilute white powder in clear alcohol and paint the pencil between the tip and the yellow.
To create head take 55g of skin modelling paste and a 4cm diameter polystyrene ball. Cover the ball with the paste and smooth to blend all joints.
Use the ends of your fingers to form the eye sockets.
Use your fingers in a triangle shape to form the nose shape.
With a sharp tool, make the holes for the nostrils and mark the corners of the lips
Use a sharp tool to open the mouth. Use a small ball tool to add definition as shown.
Using the wide end of the Dresden tool form the dents in the eyes as shown.
With the small ball tool, dig and smooth to form the eyes
Place 2 small balls of white modelling paste onto the eyes and smooth.
Draw eyelids with the Dresden tool and mark eyebrows with the scalpel
Apply pink and flesh powder on the lips and eyelids
Paint the eyes, the iris in blue, the pupil in black, the eyelashes and eyebrows in brown.
Add 2 dots of white gel colour to bring the light point to the eyes
Using 30g of skin coloured modelling paste, form into sausage shape and cut halfway to a 45 degree angle, roll with your finger to create the foot and ankle.
Mark the arch of the foot with the Dresden tool
Using your finger press to form the back of the knee
Using wire in one leg stick it to the top of the eraser. Insert a skewer into the other leg.
With 40g of skin coloured modelling paste, roll to form the torso.
Using a small rolling pin press down at the top to form the taper for the chest.
Refine the top to form the neck
With 30g dark blue modelling paste, roll a sausage shape and cut halfway to a 45 degree angle to create the shorts.
Place on the legs.
Make sure the legs for the shorts meet at the top as shown. Using florist tape wrap the wire to the skewer. Using 10g of dark blue modelling paste, make a ball and form a dent either side to fit onto the shorts.
Place the ball onto the skewer and join to the two short legs.
Place the torso on to the skewer.
Using 20g of pink modelling paste, roll a strip for the T shirt and make a sausage shape for the sleeves.
With a small oval cutter, form the neckline of the T shirt. Cut the sausage in 2 and hollow with a ball tool
Place the rolled sheet on to the torso to create the t-shirt and stick the rolls to the shoulders to make the sleeves.
With 20g of skin modelling paste, roll a thin sausage shape.
Cut to 45 degree.
Cut to form the thumb of the hands
Using your fingers roll to form the wrist
Stick the arm into the sleeve.
Roll 15g of dark blue modelling paste and cut out to create the top of the dungarees.
With a square cutter, make a pocket to the front of the dungarees.
Using the stitching roller tool, create the topstitching of the dungarees
Put a 20 gauge flower wire into the 2nd arm and form a bend. Put some cake gel on the hand.
Place the pencil into the hand with the cake gel and secure.
Place the head on the skewer. Dust the dungarees with dark blue and black powder colours. Dust the body and T shirt with pink powder colour.
Mix 15g of yellow paste and 15g of brown paste together to make the hair
Roll out thin strands of the coloured paste and roll them up
Fix to the head to make curls
Roll out carrot shapes and flatten them. Mark lines with the Dresden tool
Fix onto the head to make the fringe
Using the left over paste from the hair roll out and cut 2 strips for the shoes
Wrap around the feet and fix to create shoes
Using shiny liquid, varnish the eyes with a small brush
The school girl is ready for her busy day……….