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Salt Dough Recipe

salt dough recipe

This is a super easy salt dough recipe. Salt dough is great for making ornaments, handprint or footprint keepsakes, figurines, jewelry, dinosaur fossils, and much more.


  • 1 cup salt
  • 2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 cup luke warm water
  • food coloring (optional)


Combine your flour and salt

Salt dough recipe

Add your water and stir until a dough forms

Salt dough recipe

Knead the dough for about 5 minutes until smooth. Let the kids help out with the kneading!

Salt dough recipe

That’s it! From there roll the dough out to the desired thickness. After you make your imprint let air dry or bake at 200 degrees for 2-3 hours depending on the thickness of the dough. To make salt dough dinosaur fossils  or for footprint ornaments.

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