Salt dough crafts

All the ingredients you need to make salt dough are likely to already be in your kitchen cupboard. Little ones will love using their imaginations to create all sorts of shapes
Making salt dough is a fun and easy craft.
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Making salt dough is a fun and easy craft.
August 14, 2018
Level Easy
Preparation Time 10 minutes
Cooking Time 3 hours
PHOTO BY Aasiya Jagadeesh
RECIPE BY Claudia de Brito


1 cup spinneysFOOD Plain Flour
1/2 cup salt
1/2 cup water


  • 1

    Preheat the oven to its lowest setting and line a baking sheet with greaseproof paper.

  • 2

    Mix the flour and salt in a large bowl

  • 3

    Slowly add the water and knead until the mixture comes together into a clean ball.

  • 4

    Transfer the dough to a floured work surface, roll out with a rolling pin and cut into your chosen shapes.

  • 5

    Put your finished items on the lined baking sheet and bake for 3 hours or until solid.

  • 6

    Leave to cool and decorate as desired.


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