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Craft recipe book


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craft recipes to use with kdis

Craft recipe book

  1. 1. My Craft RecipesCompiled by Kate Ahern, M.S.Ed.
  2. 2. Long Lasting Playdough 1. Heat the oil in a pot. 2. Remove from the heat and add food coloring and water. 3. Stir in all other• 1 Cup Flour ingredients.• 1/2 cup salt 4. Continue to cook over low heat until mixture is firm,• 2 tbsp oil about 4-5 minutes.• 2 tsp cream of tartar 5. Remove from heat, and• 1 cup water set clay mixture on wax• food coloring (optional) paper to cool.• glitter (optional) 6. Store in an airtight• Scented oil (optional) container
  3. 3. Bath Tub Paint 1. In a mixing bowl mix together your bubble bath and cornstarch 2. Pour this mixture into 4 small containers 3. Mix a couple drops (you only want• 1 cup baby bubble bath or to use a couple drops so it wont stain) of food body wash - as long as it is coloring in each container clear/white 4. Paint in the tub!• 4 tbsp cornstarch 5. when youre done, snap• a few drops of food coloring on the lid and theyre• small containers with lids ready to go for next time
  4. 4. Textured Paint 1. In a bowl, mix equal parts: Flour, Water & Salt. 2. Mix well 3. Add just a few drops of coloring 4. Use funnel to pour into - Squeeze bottles bottles - Flour 5. Paint away – be sure to - Salt use thick paper - Water - Food Coloring - Large Bowls - Spoons - FunnelFrom:
  5. 5. Galaxy Dough 1. Mix liquid ingredients in a saucepan and begin to heat liquids. 2. In a separate bowl mix dry ingredients. 3. Add to the heating liquids. • 2 cups of plain flour 4. Stir until the dough gathers and • 2 cups of water with black thickens. and blue food coloring 5. Cook until it gets that sheen to • 1 Tbsp. of cooking oil it. • 1 Tbsp. cream of tartar 6. Let it cool slightly and then • 1 cup of salt knead in glitter and bring • Glitter proper consistency. • Plastic Container 7. Store in plastic container.From
  6. 6. Homemade Sidewalk Chalk 1. Cover one end of each tube with duct tape 2. Line inside of tubes with wax paper • Toilet paper tubes 3. Pour warm water into • Scissors container and mix in Plaster of • Duct tape Paris • Wax paper 4. Add paint and stir • Disposable container for 5. Fill tubes mixing 6. Let harden for three days • ¾ cup of warm water 7. Remove duct tape; let dry • 1 ½ cups Plaster of Paris several more hours to a day • 2-3 TBS of tempera paint 8. Peal off tube and waxed paper 9. Enjoy
  7. 7. DIY Shrinky Dinks 1. Cut shapes from plastic (2/3 larger than the size of your final project) 2. Draw or trace a design onto the • permanent markers plastic with permanent marker • regular hole punch 3. Color in with permanent • #6 plastic marker • oven 4. Punch a hole for hanging • cookie sheet covered with 5. Lay ink side up on cookie sheet aluminum foil or parchment 6. Bake at 350 until it curls and paper then flattens back out • scissors 7. Let cool, add ribbon or cord for • Coloring book images hanging (optional)
  8. 8. Water Color Paint 1. Combine baking soda, cornstarch and vinegar 2. Add corn syrup • 3 TBS baking soda 3. Allow fizzing to subside and mix • 3 TBS cornstarch completely • 3 TBS white vinegar 4. Pour into small containers • 1 ½ tsp light corn syrup (or 5. Add food coloring simply boil one cup sugar 6. Allow to harden for 3 hours and 1/2 cup water until clear) 7. Paint away • food coloring • Small containers
  9. 9. Cloud Dough aka Magic Sand 1. Put the oil and flour into a bowl and mix together with your hands. 2. Until you end up with a mixture that resembles breadcrumbs. Thats it! 3. Store in airtight bag or • 8 cups of flour container • 1 cup of baby oil • Bowl • Airtight container