Fimo is a name for a brand of polymer clay made by German company Staedtler (STAEDTLER Mars GmbH & Co. KG). Fimo is sold worldwide. Its main U.S. competitor is the American brand Sculpey. The material comes in many different colors; there are many finishes to choose from, and even a softener to use with it because it can be hard to work.Can You bake Fimo clay?
Fimo Polymer clay and Sculpey Polymer clay should be baked in the oven on a baking sheet covered with foil or baking parchment for about 20 minutes to 1 hour at 130ºC / 275ºF. The clay will not harden until completely cool.Is Fimo polymer clay toxic?
Major brands of polymer clay have been tested and are certified to be non-toxic when used as directed. Some plasticizers used in vinyl manufacture have been associated with health risks, but polymer clay has not included those chemicals for many years. Non-toxic plasticizers are now used.