How to Make your own Paper Macher Paste - How did you do that?
Make your own Paper Mache Paste
1 cup cold water
1/4 cup flour
5 cups boiling water
(2 tablespoons white glue)
Mix the flour into 1 cup cold water. Stir until all the lumps are dissolved. Gradually pour the mixture into boiling water, stirring constantly. Boil for about 3 minutes, stirring constantly. Cool, then add 2 tablespoons of white glue before you use it. the white glue helps to make it stronger and also helps to preserve it
Keep any un-used paste in the fridge in a covered container.
One nice little trick when doing paper mache is to use two different types of paper. One could be newspaper, and the other could be old magazine paper or used gift wrap. This allows you to see clearly when you have completed an entire layer without missing gaps or overlapping some areas.