Play Clay

Recipe by _Pixie_
MAKE IT SHINE! ADD YOUR PHOTO
READY IN: 2hrs 25mins
YIELD: 1 batch
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Mix the cold water, food coloring (if desired) and the cornstarch until smooth Mix the salt and the hot water in a saucepan and bring to a boil.
  • Add the cornstarch mixture to the boiling salt water and stir vigorously to prevent it from lumping up.
  • Cook over low heat stirring constantly until mixture is stiff.
  • Turn the mixture out onto a bread board.
  • When cool knead until smooth.
  • Use immediately or wrap in plastic wrap and store in an airtight container.
  • To make Christmas tree ornaments, roll out dough 1/4" thick and use cookie cutters to make a variety of shapes.
  • Using a toothpick, make a hole at the top of each one so that a string or wire can be inserted.
  • To harden models or ornaments either air dry them at room temperature for 3 days or bake at 200F for 2 hours.
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