"When baking, follow directions. When cooking, go by your own taste."--Laiko Bahrs

Salt & Flour Modeling Mixture Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Salt & Flour Modeling Mixture, by , is from Good Grub from Outlaws & Inlaws, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Janis Edwards
Added: Monday, August 20, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 c. salt
1 c. flour
1-2/3 c. water
1 tbsp. powdered alum (speeds drying)

Directions:
Directions:
Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture is very thick. Cool slightly; spread over item to be covered (like for social studies projects). Let air dry or bake in a 200 oven for 1-2 hours.

For stiffer molding mixture to make object stand without support, increase flour to 2 cups. Proceed as above. Use this to make free-standing animal shapes.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
I use food color or cocoa to get a good color.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

153W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!