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Playdough activity ideas for children and adults Welcome to a collection of ideas that celebrates playdough!

Bought or homemade this awesome stuff rolls, cuts and shapes any number of imaginings! Use a word to search the site and see if we can help expand your doughy adventures with picture printables and activity ideas..

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News for January 2018

 Happy popcorn day!  enjoy your activities with some popcorn box templates, characters and modelling on a popcorn playdough mat
Popcorn playdough
Popcorn box templates to hold your playdough collage materials!

Frozen ice themed slime recipe for lots of slippery tactile fun!

Sort out the kitchen drawer for some fun, unusual dough tools!
Blue white frozen themed slime recipe
Playdough tools from the kitchen drawer

Christmas gift vouchers to spend on  
expand your Play-Doh activities with an I spy style book 

 Happy New Year :D  may 2018 be a happy, kind and play filled!  My apologies forbeing so quiet throughout December, hoping things will now get back to their daily 'ish happenings. Starting with Wrappers & labels, a new section dedicated to helping you repurpose your empty Play-Doh containers.  Wooodgrain wrapper for growing cress seed trees  
A very happy New Year may it bea playdough filled 2018
Recycled Play-Doh containers - cress seed plant pots
News for November 2017

Fir cone outline template playdough mat colouring picture

Fir cone outline playdough mat! Have fun with a set of festive colours and once they've mixed to brown, build towers with fir cones or create models using handcut craft foam scales - pine cone factory activity on
Fir or pine cones on  
Brown craft foam  
Artificial fir branches - cut the needles and position in the dough
Christmas playdough colours
Fir cone towers using brown playdough
Pine cone printables

 Use brown playdough, the Hickory Dickory Dock mice, black currant buttons, red cherry pompoms  and cupcake cases to make festive Christmas puddings & a storytime treat Twas the night before storybook

The frost has arrived & with the trees   now nearly bare we're celebrating evergreens with some holly and berry rolling activities!   
Christmas pudding making with playdough and nibbling mice ..
Holly berry ball rolling playdough activities

playdough activities for all ages
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Pumpkin patch autumn game
Poppy printables and playdough activity ideas
Spiderweb playdough mat printables
Pony beads for collage and threading
Mixed wooden matchsticks
buttons for collaging on the surface of playdough

Playdough toolbox basics on
Buy left and right handed children's safety scissors on
Buy Play-Doh on
Buy extruder tools on
Colouring playdough to add interest
Buy aromatherapy oils on
Glitter tubs to add playdough sparkle


Ways to use play dough - recipe for homemade playdough  
Make playdough in 5 minutes - recipe video

A few more of our favourite doughy picks ..
Hedgehog prickles playdough activity
Grey playdough on the contruction site ..
Playdough shape mats to print laminate and play ..

Some favourite playdough activities

Monster muching counting activities ..
PLaydough face mats
Playdough pizza box template printables

playdough twist
playdough stack
Playdough line

  Playdough Recipes
 Edible playdough recipes
 Not for eating playdough recipes

 An alphabet of playdough

Aa - Bb - Cc - Dd - Ee - Ff - Gg - Hh - Ii - Jj - Kk

 Ll - Mm - Nn - Oo - Pp - Qq - Rr - Ss - Tt - Uu
 Vv - Ww - Xx - Yy - Zz   

 Seasonal playdough activities  
 Playdough books  
 Colour themed playdough activities
 Mixed - metallic rainbow and duos
 Red playdough
Pink playdough
 Orange playdough
 Yellow playdough
 Green playdough
 Blue playdough
 Purple playdough
 Brown playdough
 Black playdough
 Grey playdough
 White playdough


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