How to Make Modeling Clay

How to make modeling clay at home. - Looking for something to do with the kids,  how about making some modeling clay at home? Below you will find 4 easy to make at home clay recipes ..


Mix together:

* 2 1/2 cups flour
* 1 cup salt
* 1 cup water
* Food coloring, optional

Store in refrigerator.


Mix and cook over low heat until mixture thickens:

* 1 cup salt
* 1 cup flour
* 1 cup water
* Food coloring, optional

Cool before using.


Combine over low heat, stirring constantly until mixture becomes stiff and comes away from sides of pot:

* 1 cup salt
* 4 tablespoons oil
* 2 cups flour
* 4 tablespoons cream of tartar
* 2 cups water
* Food coloring

Store in a closed container or plastic bag.



* 1 cup cornstarch
* 2 cups bicarbonate of soda
* 1 1/2 cups cold water
* Food coloring

Heat over medium heat, stirring constantly until mixture is dough like. Cool, covered with a damp cloth. Coat finished products with a shellac to seal and preserve.

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1 Response

  1. sarah s.

    i read all the recipes and i think they should use a micrewave because i am 12

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