Glowing Bouncy Balls

45 Minutes | All | Indoors

Make your own glow in the dark bouncy ball



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Glowing Bouncy Balls

45 Minutes | All | Indoors

  • White school glue (PVA)
  • Borax Substitute
  • Corn flour
  • Water
  • 2 small bowls
  • Neon paint
  • A UV light
  • Teaspoon
  • Tablespoon

  1. In a small bowl combine:
  2. 1/2 teaspoon of borax substitute
  3. 4 tablespoon of cornstarch
  4. 4 tablespoon of warm water
  5. Mix until all ingredients are dissolved
  6. In a separate bowl combine:
  7. 1 tablespoon white glue
  8. 1 teaspoon of glowing paint
  9. Mix until the paint is completely blended into the glue
  10. Once the ingredients of both bowls are well mixed combine the two bowls
  11. Allow the ingredients to react by themselves for a minute or two and then begin mixing
  12. As you mix a sticky, slimy material will form
  13. Remove the material from the bowl and continue to mix it with clean, dry hands
  14. As you knead the material it will lose its stickiness and become dry and rather hard, yet still mold-able
  15. Continue to knead and roll the material until you have formed your bouncy ball

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