Making a Beautiful Impression Rachel Dein's method of plaster casting captures flowers and foliage in a unique and delicate way. She creates her original casts by making an impression in wet clay and then pouring plaster directly over it. The clay captures the most intricate details, subtly
pressed flower ornaments - Dough is made from 1 cup baking soda, 1/2 cup corn starch, 3/4 cup of warm water. Roll flat, cut out circles, punch hanging holes, and bake at 200 degrees F for an hour. Mod podge pressed flowers onto bases and hang.