The ingredients you will need:

  • ½ cup salt
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tbsp cream of tartare
  • 1 tbsp oil
  • Food colouring

How to make your playdough:

Pour your ingredients into a saucepan.

Stir the ingredients on a low heat until the mixture reaches a doughy consistency. Make sure an adult is present while the mixture is being heated.

Take the saucepan of the heat and leave the mixture to cool.

Once cooled, your playdough is ready to mould into whatever shapes you like!


Use different food colouring to produce different coloured playdough.