How Do You Make Simple Christmas Ornaments With Victorian Salt Dough?
Children of All Ages Can Make Simple Christmas Ornaments with Victorian Salt Dough Handmade salt dough Christmas ornaments have been a special part of the holidays for a century. The simple dough calls for three readily available ingredients, but don’t be misled: while salt dough ornaments can be simple, they can also be complex works of art. This is why kids of all ages can spend an afternoon together, creating their unique masterpieces. Making Victorian salt dough Mix together 2 cups flour, 1 cup salt, and ½ cup water. Knead the mixture, slowly adding more water until the dough has a firm consistency. Place the salt dough on the countertop and knead it for 10 minutes. Then put it in an airtight container with a lid and let the dough rest for 30 minutes. Launching the young artists Cover a table with vinyl, or give each artist a piece of waxed paper or a plate on which to work, and sprinkle work surfaces with flour. Let each youngster choose what to make – it might be best to start ou