Papier Mache Paste Recipes

Papier mache paste can be made from common household supplies using various recipes. Here are some easy-to-prepare recipes that you can use.

1. Glue Mixture

Mix 2 parts white (PVA) glue with 1 part water or mix 3 parts clear water glue with 1 part water.

2. Flour-Water Mixture (No Cook)

Mix 1 part flour with 1 part water. Add a bit of salt to prevent molds. Continue mixing until mixture is smooth and free of lumps.

3. Flour-Water Mixture (Cook)

Mix 1 cup flour with 5 cups water. Remove lumps. Boil for 3 to 5 minutes. Remove from stove. Add 3 tbsp sugar. Let cool before use.

4. Liquid Starch

Use as is. Add a bit of water if necessary.