Lemon Play Dough


  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 2 teaspoons liquid food coloring
  • 2 tablespoons cooking oil
  • 2 cups flour
  • 4 tablespoons cream of tartar
  • 1 or 2 drops lemon oil


  1. In a large pot, combine water, food coloring and oil.
  2. Add flour, salt and cream of tartar.
  3. Over medium heat, cook and stir for about five minutes, until a ball of dough forms.
  4. Cool the dough for five minutes and then knead it with your hands until smooth.
  5. Store in a zip-type bag or an airtight container in the refrigerator when not in use.

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