Lint Modeling

Recipe Submitted by Appliejuice ..|.. Category: Kid's Craft Recipes

Very hard, durable
Dries smooth if pressed into a mold
Dries rougher if shaped over an object


  • 3 cups dryer lint
  • 2 cups cold or warm water
  • 2/3 cup flour
  • 3 drops oil of cloves
  • old newspapers
  • sucepan
  • box, bottle, balloon, or mold


Stir lint and water in a saucepan.
Add flour and stir to prevent lumps
Add oil of cloves
Cook over low and stir until mixture forms peaks
Pour out and cool on newspapers
Shape over boxes, bottles, balloons or press into a mold, or use like papier-mch.

Recipe from, Site Maintained by Donna Young, of