Homemade Playdough Recipe

Homemade Playdough Recipe

This DIY recipe shows you how to make microwave playdough for kids.

What you need

2 cups Flour
1 cup Salt
1/2 cup Cornstarch
1 tbsp Powdered alum
2 cups of Water
1 tbsp Oil


This playdough recipe shows you how to make home made playdough for kids.

In a large glass dish, combine dry ingredients. Add water & oil until well mixed. Microwave high 3-4 minutes, stirring every minute until thick and lumpy. Cool on flat plate. Knead on floured surface till smooth. Stores in covered container in refrigerator 1-2 weeks.


  1. you should make alot cuz it takes long to refrigerate

  2. LittlePinkTurtle says

    -How long does the dough last?
    -Is it the same as play dough? (safe for little kids)

  3. i remember making this in the oven when i was a kid

  4. Pretty clear instructions

What do you think of this project? Let us know!