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Home-made clay
Posted Jan 05, 2012 by Elmers
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    Home Made Clay

    Create your own modeling clay with the help of Elmer's glue!
    • Easy to Moderate
    • 2 hr
    • 5 - 12

    Supplies Needed


    1. Combine 1/4 cup of Elmer's Glue-All™, 1/4 cup of cornstarch, and 1/4 cup of flour in a small bowl. Mix together.
    2. Knead the mixture until it forms into clay.
    3. Form the clay into any shape that you'd like. Store your piece of clay in an air-tight container until it is hard and dry. This usually takes 1 to 2 days.
    4. Paint your piece of home made clay and decorate it. Let the paint dry completely.

    Time-Saving Hints:

    • To create a necklace or ornament, make a small hole in the clay while it is wet. After the clay dries, insert a piece of ribbon or yarn and hang!


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