Make your own Plaster of Paris

Plaster of Paris can be purchased at any craft or and most hardware stores however you can make it using a couple of simple ingredients that you may already have at home.


Recipe 1:

Materials: 1 cup warm water about 100 degrees, 2 cups flour, bowl and spatula 

Step 1: Combine 1 cup of warm water with 2 cups of flour

Step 2: Mix together until smooth with no lumps it will look like a paste

Step 3: Use right away to create projects.  Do not let the mixture cool or it will not work


Recipe 2:

Materials: 2-3 cups warm water about 100 degrees, 2 cups white glue, bowl spatula 

Step 1: combine 1 cup warm water with 2 cups white glue and mix well

Step 2: Add in more water while continuing to mix

Step 3: Continue to add water while mixing until you have a soupy mixture

Step 4: Use to create projects, will take longer to dry then the above recipe