Cathy Smith


Makes disgusting noises, and feels disgusting, perfect thing for kids. Store in an airtight jar or ziplock bag. Also known as Flubber and Gak.

★★★★★ 1 vote
10 Min
No-Cook or Other


Add to Grocery List

8 oz
white elmer's glue
1 c
1 c
warm water
1 1/2 tsp
borax powder
food coloring as desired

How to Make Flarp


  • 1Pour the glue into a large bowl. Add water and stir until blended. Add a few drops of paint and stir until mixed well. Set this mixture aside.
  • 2In a small bowl, stir together the warm water and borax powder until the powder dissolves.
  • 3Slowly pour this mixture into the glue mixture, stirring continually for two minutes
  • 4Knead the flarp with your hands until it's smooth and stretchy. Store in an airtight container.
  • 5To make it glow in the dark add 1/2 to 1 bottle of Glo It.

Printable Recipe Card

About Flarp

Course/Dish: Other Non-Edibles
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: For Kids
Hashtag: #noisy fun

Leave a Comment

7 Tips For Black friday shopping Recipe

7 Tips for Black Friday Shopping

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

If you love a good bargain, chances are, you love Black Friday. The day after Thanksgiving is widely known as the nation’s single biggest shopping day all year long. True,...

13 Time-saving Kitchen Gadgets Recipe

13 Time-Saving Kitchen Gadgets

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Everyone needs a few kitchen shortcuts. We've gathered 13 items that will save you time in the kitchen, and maybe your sanity too. Herb Scissors Saves space and time......

Pinch Tips: How To Keep Knives Sharp Like A Pro Recipe

pinch tips: How to Keep Knives Sharp Like a Pro

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Thanks to these tips from the Just A Pinch Test Kitchen your knives will always be sharp!