Home-Made Finger Paint

• Cool
• Add a pinch of salt
• Add dry tempera or food coloring, if desired
• Store in covered jar in refrigerator

Cooked #3

What you need:
• 1 cup cornstarch
• 2 cups cold water
• 1/2 cup soap powder
• 2 quarts boiling water
• glycerine or oil of wintergreen
• liquid food coloring
What to do:
• Put 1 cup cornstarch in pitcher or bowl.
• Gradually add 2 cups cold water, stirring until smooth.
• Pour this mixture slowly into two quarts of boiling water, stirring constantly.
• Cook until the mixture is clear and thick.
• Add the soap powder.
• Stir until smooth.
• Remove from heat and add a few drops of glycerine or wintergreen and food coloring.

Cooked #4

What you need:
• 1 cup flour
• 1 cup cold water
• 3 cups boiling water
• powdered tempera or food coloring
What to do:
• Mix the flour and water, stirring until smooth.
• When mix is smooth, pour it gradually into the boiling water
• Bring to a boil, stirring constantly.
• Add the coloring.

Cooked #5

What you need:
• 1 cup dry laundry starch or 1 cup cornstarch
• 1 cup cold water
• 4 cups boiling water
• 1 cup soap flakes
• 1/4 cup talcum powder
What to do:
• Put the starch in a large saucepan.
• Add the cold water gradually, stirring until there are no lumps.
• Continue to stir while adding the boiling water

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