Frequently Asked Questions
Posted Feb 08, 2016 by Elmers
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    How do I make Scented Glue Ornaments or Scented Glue Clay?

    Create a scented craft that’s perfect for everything from small gifts to decorations.
    • Easy to Moderate
    • Every Day, Rainy Day, Snow day

    Supplies Needed

    • ½ cup + 1 Tbsp. ground cinnamon
    • 1 Tbsp. ground nutmeg
    • 1 Tbsp. ground cloves
    • ½ cup applesauce (this is the size of a single serving pack)
    • 3 Tbsp. Elmer’s Glue-All


    You can use whole cloves as decoration and for additional scent.


    1. In a medium bowl, mix cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg.
    2. Add applesauce and glue.
    3. Work mixture with hands for 2-3 minutes, until dough is smooth.
    4. Divide into 4 portions.
    5. Roll out each portion to ¼” thickness.
    6. Cut dough with cookie cutters and make a small hole in top of each with a toothpick.
    7. Place cutouts on a wire rack to dry at room temperature for several days, turning once each day for even drying.
    8. When dry, thread string or ribbon through hole in each ornament.

    Makes about 32 ornaments, depending on size.

    NOTE: These are NOT edible.


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