“Japanese Sweets” Wagashi Project

w0011. Cover Styrofoam ball (1 1/6” or 30mm) with clay.
2. Use plastic brush to add texture.
3. Create fabric-like texture using mesh.
4. Press on metal eye seizer on top of ball.
w015. Insert a tiny ball of clay in crater.
6. Roll out clay with press bar and add texture using mesh.  Use a needle tool and cut into small rectangular pieces.  Attach these pieces on ball.
7. Roll out white clay and attach a thin rope made from yellow clay.
8. Make thin cuts from one end to the other end.
w029. Gather piece together to make stamen. Cover Styrofoam ball with clay, then with a fabric of your choice. Glue stamen on top.

You have created three different types of “wagashi” or “Japanese sweets”.
Be creative and decorate with flowers.


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  1. Laura

    Dear sir
    I am interested on wagashy art. dou organise sone workshop? Do you sell some products?

    • admin

      Hi Laura,

      Thank you for contacting us.
      We specialize in clay art classes for figurines and flowers. The Wagashi clay art project is just a fun idea of what you can do with CLAYCRAFT by DECO Soft Clay products and to showcase the versatility of the DECO art. If you are interested in enrolling in DECO figurine or flower courses, please feel free to contact our team at info@decoclay.com for more details.

      Wishing you all the best,