Playdough activities

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Playdough recipes - edible and non-edible
an alphabetical list of playdough activities and ideas
playdough colour themed activity ideas for children's play and adults well-being
Playdough activity ideas for children and adults Ping pong eyeballs! for spooky Halloween characters, moonrock monsters or creepy crawly creatures these table tennis ball and playdough themed activities use permanent markers, wax crayons or pencils to create eyes of various mood, in whatever colours wanted, and that come together to build mounds of personality! Meet Count Pingpongula our playdough Vampire who swoops in silently and whispers 'Once upon a time ..'

Playdough Vampire Count Pingpongula Halloween Vampire dough activity

Resource suggestions

 A quantity of playdough - handmade dough recipe

Following links are to

Ping pong balls     

Sharpie penswax crayons  

Being Halloween at the moment we added vampire teeth

Plastercine can be useful for holding the balls in place whilst being drawn on.

 Count Pingpongula's Vampire cloak outline pattern   
Count Pingpongula's vampire night cloak
Resources to make playdough Vampires
Ping pong eye-ball playdough monster mounds!
Ping pong ball eyes for insects, bugs and creepy crawlie creatures

Green playdough monster making activities
Playdough model making
Ideas on how to use playdough
More ping pong ball ideas

 Ping pong snowballs - snowman stacking     

To add some light & technology use LED candle tealights, a soldering iron or craft knife to melt a hole or splice open the ping pong ball so that it slots over the plastic candle of the tealight. 
Ping pong eyeball LED candle lights  

Buy permanent markers on
Buy plain white ping pong balls on
Buy wax crayons on

  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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