Play Dough Recipe

Only 3 simple steps to make amazing Play Dough. Try this super Recipe & you won’t find any futher better!


  • 1/2 cup salt
  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 2 tbs cream of tartar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tbs oil
  • 3 drops liquid food colouring


  • In a medium sized saucepan, mix all ingredients together.
  • Stir constantly over heat until dough is pliable.
  • Cool and store in a well sealed plastic bag or container.


This makes enough for 2-4 children to have a good sized lump to play with. 3 drops of colouring is an estimate – please adjust to your taste. You can keep it in the fridge for 6 months or more.

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