General Papier Mache Instructions: Mix equal parts of Dry Laundry Starch and very Cold Water. Mix thoruoghly. Let stand until thick. Tear newspaper into very small pieces. Dip paper pieces into starch mixture. Use a balloon as a shape mold. Or a milk carton for a builing. An old paper towel roll. Just use you Imagination. Let your creation dry for 2 or 3 days. (depends on your climate) Paint with acrylic paints. Place on a shelf in your room. Enjoy!