The techniques presented here are based on photos of
several sculptures available in the "simple
Do not hesitate to go and try these sculptures since they also
are ordered depending on their level of difficulty.
The lock twist is the only twist needed to make a dog, the
elephant's legs are also a good example.
You need to make 3 bubbles by pinching and twisting them one
after the other. Then "lock" the last two bubbles by
twisting them together
The loop twist is not that different from the lock twist.
This time you don't make 3 bubbles but only 2. The second bubble
will be twisted in place as you can see on the following
pictures. In this example, the loop is especially big but it can
This is simply a tiny loop twist. It is often used to
Make a small bubble (1 inch for instance) not too much inflated
so that you can twist it..
3 bubble body
The 3 bubble body will give volume to your creation such as
the pig's body below.
Why 3 bubbles? Well, because you can then go on with the
sculpture and make the legs of the pig.