Sculpey UltraLightT is
the newest and most versatile member of the Polyform family of
clays. UltraLight is lightweight and extremely soft but bakes so
it won't crack or break, even in larger pieces. However,
UltraLight remains flexible when rolled thin, so it is ideal for
paper crafts, especially for personalized embellishments or to
duplicate add-ons at a fraction of the cost.
This soft, easy-to-handle clay can be used to create just
about anything. UltraLight can be used as a filler for polymer
clay beads, helping to keep jewelry - especially larger pieces -
light and comfortable.
Used to create decorative accents, the baked-hard clay can
be sanded, drilled, buffed and painted with 100 percent acrylic
paints, right along with the rest of the
This versatile new product even floats, making it perfect for
floating candle holders or bathtub toys.
Making Christmas ornaments that don't cause tree branches to
sag is a trick with any craft. New UltraLight is the perfect
medium for ornaments, especially large ones.
UltraLight is a great replacement for tin foil armatures,
offering a smoother base for clay projects to be built around.
Because it bakes so hard that it won't crack, larger sculpting
projects are finally possible with UltraLight foundations. In
addition to accepting paint beautifully, when covered with
Sculpey and Premo clays, the new ultra-light clay chemically
bonds together with the covering material to make the final
project even stronger.
UltraLight is an extremely versatile clay that allows you to do
things that could never be done before with clay. It turns hard
as a rock when baked so it won't break or crack, even in large
pieces. When rolled thin and baked, the clay remains flexible,
making it the ideal product for paper crafts. Sculpey UltraLight
even floats! This soft, lightweight and easy-to-handle clay can
be used to create just about anything. Sculpey UltraLight can be
colored by mixing it with Sculpey III or Premo polymer clay.
When used as a base for armatures
or large beads, shape Sculpey UltraLight to desired form and
bake. Remove from oven and allow to cool. Cover Sculpey
to desired form and bake. Remove from oven and allow to cool.
Cover Sculpey UltraLight base with Sculpey III or Premo clay and
bake again. Sculpey III and Premo clay sill chemically bond to
the Sculpey UltraLight base when baked and make the final piece
strong and crack resistant.
Once cool, baked pieces can be
polished, sanded, drilled, carved and painted the 100% acrylic
paints. If using oil-based or water-based acrylic paints, seal
with Sculpey Glaze before painting. Pottery or dishes made from
Sculpey UltraLight should be
for decorative purposes only, not with food, beverages or
Bake in an oven-proof glass or
metal surface at 130 C(275 F) for 15 minutes per 6mm (1/4")
thickness. DO NOT USE MICROWAVE OVEN. DO NOT exceed the above
temperature or recommended baking time. Remove from oven and
allow to cool. Supervise children during baking.