Air dry clay is simple to use and requires very little in the way of special equipment. Ornaments are very simple to make by pressing rubber stamps into the surface of the clay. When the clay is dry it can be decorated with inks, paints and pens.
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Take a look at How to Make Air Dry Clay Ornaments
for more information about working with air dry clay and rubber stamps. This gallery, Air Dry Clay Ornaments
, has more examples of this fun technique.
Beth Peterson, our About.com Pottery
guide has lots more interesting reading about working with clay, including this feature about Making Surface Decoration on Clay