These dough ornaments are incredibly simple to make and can be a great gift.
-4 cups of flour
-1 cup of salt
-1 1/2 cups of warm water
Preheat oven to 325 degrees.
In a bowl mix the dough and salt and gradually stir in the warm water. Once it reaches a dough like consistency roll out on a floured surface. Use your favorite holiday cookie cutters to cut out into festive shapes. At the top of the shape be sure to poke a hole with with a toothpick.
Bake the shapes for 1 hour.
Once the shapes are cool, paint and decorate to your liking. You can even varnish to make it last longer. You can also purchase self adhesive magnets to make it into a magnet instead.