How do you make fossils from plaster of Paris?


To make fossils with Plaster of Paris, mix the plaster by following the directions on the packaging. Place the object you want to fossilize into the mixture, or pour it over the object. After the specified time on the packaging, remove the object and you should have your fossil.
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1. Gather your materials. This can get a little messy (especially if there are children around) so lay down some newspapers, put away any objects you don't want to get gooey, and
Plaster of Paris is made of gypsum. No, not gypsies. You didn't hear me right. I said gypsum. It's a mineral. Have fun with your plaster of Paris project!
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