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Here are two recipes for clay, using some of life's castaways.

Dryer Lint Clay Ingredients & Directions

1 1/2 Cups Lint from the dryer
1 c Water
1/2 c Regular flour
2 drops Wintergreen or Peppermint flavoring
Old newspaper

Put the lint in a saucepan and cover with the water. When the lint is saturated, add the flour and stir until smooth. Add the drops of flavoring. Cook the mixture, stirring constantly, until it forms peaks and holds together. Pour it onto paper to cool.

Coffee Grounds Clay Ingredients & Directions

2 Cups Used, dry coffee grounds
1/2 Cup Salt
1 1/2 Cups Cornmeal
Warm water

Mix dry ingredients together. Add enough warm water to moisten.