How to Make Playdough without Cream of Tartar Recipe Video

How to Make Playdough WITHOUT Cream of Tartar DIY Playdough recipe without cream of tartar and no cooking from HooplaKidzRecipes. Playdough (aka Play-doh) is easy to make at home and fun for kids of all ages.


Preparation Time20 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyCuisine
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Flour4 Cup (64 tbs)
 Oil2 Tablespoon, divided
 Water1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Salt1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
 Food coloring4 Gram, about 10 drops of each red, blue, yellow and indigo color
For dusting
 Flour1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (For dusting)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2085 Calories from Fat 306

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 35 g53.7%

Saturated Fat 4.7 g23.4%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 139539.9 mg5814.2%

Total Carbohydrates 382 g127.2%

Dietary Fiber 13.5 g54%

Sugars 1.3 g

Protein 52 g103.3%

Vitamin A Vitamin C

Calcium 16.1% Iron 135.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In a large bowl, mix flour and salt together. Set aside.
2. Divide the water into 4 bowls and add the respective colors to it. Add in ½ tbsp. of oil to each bowl and mix well.
3. Add the 1 cup of flour mixture into the color bowl and mix well. Dust the surface with flour and knead the colored flour with hands. Set aside and repeat the process with rest of the ingredients.

4. Use as desired, these balls are not for consumption.