Playdough recipe

The following recipe creates a soft, safe playdough that keeps for months:


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


Mix all the ingredients in a medium-sized pot. Stir over heat until the dough is pliable. Store in a plastic bag or container once cooled.

Have fun!