How to make chalkboard paint. Easy and so much cheaper than buying chalkboard paint! Plus, lots of fun colours! Recipe: 1 cup of latex house paint or acrylic craft paint, 1 TBSP of non-sanded tile grout. Mix together until there are no lumps. Makes 1 cup.
Salt dough recipe: cup salt cup warm water 1 cup flour Roll out the dough and cut the shapes. Then poke large holes for the string. Bake them at 250 for about two hours. Paint them with acrylic paint if desired. Great for personalized gift tags!
Homemade glue : Flour, sugar, water & white vinegar = better cheaper Mod Podge (brand of glue useful for collages and other projects where you want to stick things down or seal a surface). It's too expensive.