4 from 1 vote
Homemade Therapy Putty Recipe
  • 4 oz. Elmer's White Glue
  • 1/4 cup Cornstarch
  • 1/4 tsp Borax
  • 1/4 cup Very Hot Water
  • 2-5 drops Food Color
  1. Pour glue into bowl
  2. Add cornstarch in with glue and Mix. Add the food
  3. Add the food coloring and mix again.
  4. In a separate bowl, mix very hot water and 1/4 tsp Borax until it is dissolved.
  5. Add it to the glue mixture and stir again.
  6. Get your hands in there and knead the putty until it's no longer sticky
  7. Pour out excess water and you're ready to use.
Recipe Notes

I usually let the putty sit for a couple of minutes to dry before giving it to the children.