Home-made Ornaments

Introduction: Home-made Ornaments

These make for adorable handmade gifts!

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Step 1: Gather Materials

You will need
2 c flour
1 c salt
1/3 c water
1 box of tooth picks
1 can of PAM

Food coloring if you don't want to paint them afterwards.
Acrylic paint if you do plan on painting them after.
Molds/ Cookie cutters for a fun shape! 

Step 2: Directions

As youre combing ingredients in mixing bowl add any food coloring you want.
Mix ingredients in a large mixing bowl until a dough like substance has formed. (If the dough becomes sticky you may add more flour as needed)
Mold into desired shape.
Use a tooth pick lightly coated with PAM and poke a hole where you want to place wire to hang it on a tree.

Step 3: Baking Time!

Bake the ornament at 180 degrees until the dough has a dry look to it. (the thicker the dough, the longer it will take to bake!!!)

Step 4: Let Your Creativity Shine!

After the dough has cooled, feel free to remove the tooth pick and string the ornament with wire and paint it or decorate it as you please!

Hope you love this keepsake! 

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