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Awesome Play-Doh

quick and easy play-doh that lasts years
Prep Time3 mins
Active Time5 mins
Yield: 1 ball
Author: Kristine


  • 1 cup flour
  • cup salt
  • 2 teaspoon Cream of Tartar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon Oil
  • food coloring


  • Add flour, salt, and cream of tartar to your saucepan and stir it up.
  • Turn the stove to medium heat
  • Add 1 cup of water, 1 tablespoon of oil, and your food coloring to the pan.
  • Begin stirring. It will look lumpy and that is ok. Just keep stirring.
  • When it all starts to stick together let it cool on wax paper for two minutes.
  • Knead the play-doh until it is all smooth.
  • Check out the pictures below to see how each step looks.