|How to Make Salt Dough
||[Aug. 28th, 2007|09:08 am]
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Salt dough Play Doh|
Kids love to make this salt dough Play Doh (it's sanctioned mess making) and then to play with it after. With salt and flour as the key ingredients plus a few other household items you'll soon be rolling in dough.
What you'll need:
1 Large bowl
1 Cookie sheet
1 Rolling pin
1 cup Salt
1 1/4 cups Warm water
1 Mixing spoon or mixer
3 cups Flour
1 plastic bag
How to make it:
Pour 1 cup salt into large bowl.
Add 1 1/4 cups warm water, mix well.
Add 3 cups flour, mix well some more.
Knead into ball, seal in plastic bag and refrigerate.
Mold into anything you want!
DAY THREE (if not hard yet, put in oven for awhile)
Paint, if you wish. You may wish to put on cardboard first.
TADA! A MASTERPIECE!
This craft takes 4 days to properly set once you've modeled and painted an object.
As in all recipes, results can vary depending on humidity, conditions, etc. Please try any recipe out before attempting in a group setting.