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For the stems; add dry cement right into bowl. Ns did not measure, I just counted scoops. I provided fast setup concrete, & the sets up quickly, so i made tiny batches. Ns made five stems at a time.

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Slowly add water to dried cement. Again, i did not measure, little by little. You desire the consistency of special thick sand, simply a bit wet, not too slushy.


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Again, this is quick set, so you have to move quickly. Mix cement and also water together.


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Drop piles top top wax paper. ~ you"ve cleared bowl, then "mold" her stem. Flat bottom, and also somewhat to a allude on the tip....


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Shape like little mountains....let dry.


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Dried


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For the mushroom cap, mold wet sand to the political parties of suitable sized bowl. You desire to mold a "well".


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After friend mold the sand, add a paper of cellophane end sand.


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Mix cement up like you did because that the stem, just this time make it more wet. Pour combined cement into molds. Again, i made 5 at a time.


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After cement has been poured right into bowls, pole the fully dry stem right into the cement well. Hold a moment or two to set.


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Let dry. Once dry, lift the end of mold and set aside.


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Dried and ready come paint. Be sure to occupational on wax paper, or placed something down over your work space, to save area clean.

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I wanted to offer these a height coat, so i watered down some the end Modge Podge, and also gave every mushroom two coats, drying completely between coats.


Concrete Water Plastic bowls Sand Cellophane Wax file Gloves Paint, brushes, dauber top coat sealer