Paper Paste

Papers glued with this paste will dry flat instead of "buckling".

What's needed

9 ounces white dextrin (available at grocery stores in the artificial sweeteners section)

1-3/4 cups water

2 teaspoons sugar

teaspoons glycerin

1 teaspoon alum

candy thermometer

Let's make it

Combine the dextrin and water in the pot. Heat to 140�, stirring constantly. Add the other ingredients and heat until the mixture becomes clear. Let the mixture cool slightly and then pour it into an airtight container. Let cool completely.

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