Salt dough valentine (+bonus video)

Salt dough valentine (+bonus video)

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As Valentine’s Day approaches, many of us begin to think of special ways to express our love. If you’re looking for something unique to please your significant other, create unique DIY salt dough valentines. This creative process not only brings joy to the recipient, but also opens the door to creativity and imagination. Watch Joy-pup for a master class on how to make valentines using salty text.

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Master class on how to make valentines from salt dough

Making valentine cards is a fun and creative way to express your love. Not only will your efforts lead to unique and beautiful results, but it will also show your partner how important this special day is to you.

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Materials:

  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup salt
  • 1/2 cup water
  • Large mixing bowl
  • Spoon
  • Cookie cutters
  • rolling pin
  • Cocktail straw
  • Parchment
  • Paint brushes
  • Watercolor paints
  • Glitter

Step 1: Start by combining the bulk products. Pour flour and salt into a bowl, stir thoroughly with a spoon.

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little dry, you can add more water. Add one tablespoon at a time. If it is too sticky, add a little more flour.

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Step 3: You will need to knead the dough for at least 5-10 minutes to get a good consistency. Roll it out to about 0.5 cm thick.

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Step 4: Using a heart shaped cookie cutter, cut out shapes onto the salt dough. You can use stamps to create beautiful lace designs on the surface of the product.

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Step 5: Make a hole in the top of the heart using a cocktail straw if you want to have a place to hang the rope.

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Step 6: You can let the items air dry completely. Turn them over every other day to ensure the bottoms dry thoroughly. Or air dry the dough hearts for a day and then bake for 1-2 hours until completely dry at 90-100 degrees.

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Step 7. Once the hearts have hardened and cooled, you can paint them with acrylic paint and add decorative elements. This will give your Valentine even more personality. To make your Valentine’s card truly special, add a personal message. It could be something romantic, fun, or a memory of a sweet moment in your love life.

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