Homemade Playdough

Homemade Playdough recipe

Homemade Playdough recipe

You will need:

  • 2 cups of flour, plus extra for dusting your board
  • 1 cup of salt
  • 2 cups of warm water
  • Food colouring
  • 2 tbsps vegetable oil
  • 2 mixing bowls
  • Wooden chopping board
  • Wooden spoon


How to make playdough

  1. Mix together the flour and salt in one bowl, and the water, oil and a few drops of food colouring in the other bowl
  2. Pour the oil, water and food colouring mix into the bowl with the flour. Use a wooden spoon to mix together
  3. Dust your wooden chopping board with flour. Place the dough mix on top and knead for a few minutes until smooth and pliable.
  4. Leave to cool completely and then your homemade playdough is ready for little hands! Store in the fridge in an airtight container to keep fresh.

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