Saturday, December 8, 2012

FAMILY: Natural dye for homemade playdough

Wow, this is a great recipe for a homemade natural dye playdough. 

Raspberries and strawberries, Rose petals, Turmeric are just a few of the natural dyes you would use for these.

Click on for instructions on How to extract your dye

Playdough recipe

½ cup of flour
½ cup of dyed water
¼ cup of salt
½ tbsp cream of tartare
½ tbsp cooking oil
Combine all the ingredients in a pan
Put the pan on a medium to low heat and keep stirring until mixture forms a ball
Allow it to cool a little and knead it on a well floured worktop.

This recipe is for a non-edible playdough. Please also remember that natural dyes stain, so wear something old :)

Taken from MiniEco.

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