Make this glue at home to fix glass, porcelain, and ceramics!


  • 4 1/2 teaspoons gum arabic
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 7 1/2 teaspoons of natural glycerin


  1. Dissolve gum arabic in water.
  2. Add the glycerin and mix well.
  3. To use, apply to both surfaces with a toothpick or popsicle stick and hold together for five minutes.
  4. Allow to dry for 24 hours before washing or using.

Note: Do not save this glue; you’ll have to make a fresh batch each time.