Make Animal Sculptures with Paper Mache Clay

If you’ve always wanted to create life-like animal sculptures, but you thought it would be too hard or too expensive, you’re in for a very pleasant surprise.

This book contains step-by-step instructions and over 250 photos to guide you through the enjoyable process of making animal sculptures with the author’s paper mache clay recipe.

Why use paper mache clay?

  • Paper mache clay can be made in just 5 minutes, using inexpensive ingredients.
  • It air-dries, so you won’t need an oven or a kiln.
  • There’s no mess, no tedious layers of torn paper strips.
  • And it’s easy to add details and textures to your sculpture.

Why use patterns?

With the patterns included in each chapter, you’ll be sculpting animals that are perfectly proportioned, right from the very start. You’ll also learn to make your own patterns, so you can go on to create original sculptures of your own.

Sculpting life-like animals has never been so easy, or so much fun!

This book is excellent for showing concepts and techniques for making animal sculptures with paperclay mache. Not only that, Jonnie Good has made some excellent You-Tube tutorials on paperclay mache sculpturing. She is such a gentle and kind person when doing those tutorials, and watching her you can just feel her passion. Her lessons are easy to follow, but what I love most about her, she gives her students the option to do their own thing. She never pressures you to do exactly what she is doing, and she does not dictate outcomes. She encourages you to be independent making your own sculptures. Her paperclay mache recipes are the best you can find,and many artist are now using her paperclay mache homemade recipe.

If you are interested working with paper mache clay then buy this book, also look for her webpage. I hope she is making plans to write another book, I will be the first person standing in line. I cannot tell you enough, Ms. Good is truly an excellent artist with tremendous talent. She has developed an individual style that is hard to beat. Buy her book and visit her webpage. You won’t be sorry.

Judy C. –
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