Homemade Playdough


  • 1/3 cup Salt
  • 1 cup Flour
  • 1 cup Water
  • Food coloring
  • 2 tsp Cream of tartar
  • 1 TBSP Vegetable Oil


  • Combine flour, cream of tartar, and salt in a sauce pan.
  • In a separate bowl, add water and a few drops of food coloring. Stir.
  • Dump into the sauce pan as well as the vegetable oil. Stir.
  • Heat stove to medium heat and stir the playdough for 2-3 minutes.
  • Once the playdough starts to get clumpy and hardening take it off the heat.
  • Put it on a piece of parchment paper to cool.
  • Knead the lumps out and play!