The eye lids re cut out with a small oval cutter made by Makin's clay. If you don't have one of those The oval is about 1/4" wide and 1/2" long. Shape the oval into a half moon shape with the pointer end towards the beak. Position the little moons over the eye beads. Use the end of your brush and gently roll it. Starting from the inner lid, roll towards the outside. The clay should be seamlessly joined. Go back and roll the brush again above where the lid joined the face to create a brow line. This adds expression to his face.