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Free Crafty Recipe Instructions
Free Crafty Recipes, Projects & Step-by-Step Instructions
By Chris Dunmire
Learn how to make homemade craft materials: salt dough, clay, paper mache, and finger paints for non-edible crafts. Plus, some recipes for edible artful creations for fabulous food fun!
When it comes to homemade arts and crafts, nothing beats using your own home-grown materials and methods. You can spend a lot of money buying colored clay dough, paper mache mix, and finger paints at the store, or you can use some basic materials you already have around the house to make your own.
The following of crafty recipe ideas cover some of the most common do-it-yourself materials for non-edible craft projects you can make for yourself or for creative children. Included are recipes for salt and clay doughs, paper mache, and finger paints.
And if you're looking for food fun of the edible kind, don't miss the recipes further down on this page for chinese fortune cookies and other art you can make and eat.
Crafty Recipe Selection (Non-Edible)
How to Make Salt Dough
How to Make Play Clay Dough
How to Make Paper Mache
How to Make Finger Paint
Fabulous Food Fun Recipes (Edible)
How to Make Fun Fortune Cookies
Fun with Food: Art You Can Eat!