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Strip Papier-Mache Recipe

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This recipe for Strip Papier-Mache, by , is from The 2006 Intermatic 115th Anniversary Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Dept. 0073 -- Lynne Krestan
Added: Wednesday, June 14, 2006

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
old newspapers
wallpaper paste
balloon OR jar

Directions:
Directions:
Tear the newspaper into long thin strips from the fold down. Lay the paper strips on a pad of newspaper and cover one side of the strips with the paste. You can pull the strips through the paste and squeeze off the extra paste with your fingers. Cover a base, like a balloon, jar, etc., with the paste covered news- papers. It helps to lay the strips in one direction. Apply a second layer of strips across the first layer. Continue for 4 or 5 layers. Let dry for 1 to 2 days.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
You can build a shape of newspaper tubes and form strips over this base. Use to build piņatas, puppets, animals, etc.

 

 

 

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