Preschoolers love to use play dough to make all kinds of creations, which is fantastic for creative expression and motor skills.
Unfortunately finding the right colors can be tough and the cost of providing each child their own set to cut down on the spread of germs adds up fast!
Ditch the expensive store bought play dough for this easy DIY that comes out soft and easily customize the color.
Ingredients & Materials
When exploring Nocturnal Animals, Spiders, or Halloween your sure to need plenty of black play dough!
Combine dry ingredients in bowl.
eStir in oil, water, and food color - enough to reach desired color.
Stir the color in until well combined.
Knead with your hands until playdough consistency is reached. This is a great time to hand it off to your preschooler for help getting it to the right consistency, and fantastic for those fine motor skills!
Get ready to create! Gather fun accessories like googly eyes!
This black dough is perfect for making nocturnal animals like bats, spiders, or other animals like penguins! Have fun & be creative!
Store in plastic bag or airtight container when not in use
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