How to Make a Clock from a Dinner Plate

How to watch wall decorated with food

We present some original ideas to decorate a simple clock, and carry it in your kitchen or in your room you prefer. Imagine dishes avant-garde cooking methods, to dress our walls with special and personal watches.

As you are planning an event, the first step in the creation of these original clocks provides its subject, that is, choose the dish you want to represent.You can make a plate of cookies, a tray of sushi, or even somewhere in the preparation of dim sum.

Materials to decorate the wall clock

Need clock machine to create clocks on a plate. In this case, we will not change the structure or appearance of the hands, but also that you could, for example, simulate chopsticks, forks and spoons in paper and paperboard, or the look you prefer.

Then, you have to model parts mass or cold porcelain, epoxy PuTTY, PuTTY makers, or even the kitchen of mass, such as ceramics or bread dough. We advise against the use of salt dough, although parts barnizas so if you can use it (remember that are very sensitive to contact with water vapour).

Depending on your skill must molds to simulate the dishes in this wall clock, although the ideal is to work with your hands and with the help of tools texturadoras, for which you can use all the elements: pens, brushes, forks, sticks or toothpicks and others. Please have a small rolling pin, glue school, scissors or a cutter and acrylic paints and brushes in the necessary colors to paint your creation. Then, the ideal is of varnished parts with a veneer of spraying of lacquer or stained glass vitrificateur varnish.

Finally, you will need the pillar of the clock. You can use a plate or a platter of melanin, a plate of metal that you manage to break through the Center, or even a steam bamboo mat or rolling sushi, depending on the chosen preparation.

Plate design for wall clock

Already chosen saucer and materials found, it’s time to Cook, or rather, of work pieces. You can be inspired by the cooking shows or magazines kitchen and websites to see models of the pieces of sushi, biscuits and snacks or foods you have chosen. Do models, and loads of color, or neutral color, and then paint them neatly, using acrylic paints.

Once created and some parts of the original quality wall clock that is made in a dish, let them dry perfectly painted. Barnizalas and let dry again.

Prepare the base, an exercise at the center of the plate, a plateau or a basket chosen. Ensures the machine from the back, using glue or tape universal clock, or the method that is best depending on the materials used.

Then place the hands on the clock machine and adheres to the parts of surface patterns. One idea is to protect the whole of the rear machine to remove the clock and hands, and painted with lacquer spray after leaving the glue dry.

And you have ready a wall clock made in a dish, a delicious sushi, sandwiches, crackers… and tell you when it’s time to eat.