You can make your own playdough in about 10 minutes using this simple recipe.



750g Plain flour

2 Tablespoons Vegetable oil

150g Salt

2 tablespoons of Cream of Tartare 375ml Boiling water

Optional Extras:

Food Colouring

Scented essences

Method: Add the flour, oil, salt and cream of tartare in a large mixing bowl • If using food colouring or scents add them to the boiling water • Gradually pour the water into the mixing bowl stiring continuously until the mixture begins to bind together. • When cool, remove the dough and knead in more flour until it becomes smooth and stops sticking to the surface. You can add texture and colour to playdough by mixing in lentils, rice, glitter, pasta or whatever else takes your fancy.