Kristen's Recipes


Title:   Finger Paints
Category:   Non-Food
From:   Living on a Dime
1 pckg. unflavored gelatin
1/2 c cold water
1/2 c cornstarch
1 1/2 c water
Liquid dish detergent
Food coloring
Directions:   Dissolve gelatin in 1/2 c water. Set aside. In a saucepan add cornstarch then slowly stir in 1 1/2 c water until well blended over medium heat. Cook until it boils, becomes smooth, thickens and turns clear. Add gelatin mixture and stir well. Pour into containers and add a drop of liquid dish detergent. Add food coloring until you get the desired shade. Store covered in the refrigerator 4 to 6 weeks.