Flour Fingerpaint

What's needed

cup flour

tablespoons salt

1/2 cups cold water

1 1/4 cups hot water

Natural food coloring

Natural flavored extracts

Let's make it

Put flour and salt in saucepan. Add cold water and beat with whisk or eggbeater until smooth. Add hot water and boil until mixture is thick. Beat again until smooth. Color as desired with food coloring. Store covered in refrigerator.

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