Shirley Bovshow is getting you in the holiday spirit by showing you how to make your own ornaments.


  • ½ cup Cornstarch
  • 1 cup Baking soda
  • ¾ cup Water
  • Cookie Cutter
  • Pearl white paint (optional)
  • Floral or craft glue
  • Mod Podge
  • String

Pressed Flower Ornaments - Home & Family


1) Mix cornstarch, baking soda, and water together in a saucepan over medium heat until it’s thick.

2) Roll out dough

3) Use a cookie cutter to punch out shape

4) Also punch a little hole to string through to hang on tree

5) Paint your “whit dough” with a pearl white paint for a nice finish (optional)

6) Dip dried flower into a light, floral or craft glue

7) Gently press flower onto ornament

8) Add a top coat of Mod Podge to seal

9) Leave out to dry

10) Tie on your string & then hang!

11) Enjoy your ornament!

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