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Gak Dough

This dough will be rubbery


2 c baking soda
1 1/2 c water
1 c cornstarch


Put all ingredients in a heavy duty sauce pan

Mix until smooth

Cook on med-low heat until thickened

Turn out onto table

Knead if necessary


Cloud dough


This dough is greasy so children should use a smock and it is recommended to use on a covered surface (wax or butcher paper)

 1 cup water
1 1/2 cups vegetable oil
6 cups flour

Food coloring

Add a few drops of food coloring to water.
Mix water, oil and flour in a large bowl.

Knead well until soft and stretchy.
Add more water if necessary in small amounts

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