PLAY IDEA OF THE DAY
Salt dough pottery
SUITABLE FOR AGES 2+
Using salt dough (1 cup of salt, 1 cup of flour and water) make a pottery like hand print, cup, plate, teddy bear etc. Bake it in the over for 45 mins to dry the dough, not bake it. When it is cool, you can paint the pottery that you have created or leave it as it is.
REQUIRES 1 OR MORE PLAYERS
TIME NEEDED: 60+ MINS
Special thanks to Eileen, our Facebook friend for this idea
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