1. Mix together 1 cup each of salt and water with 2 cups of flour. Add more flour as needed for good consistency.
  2. Divide into six balls.
  3. Mix food coloring thoroughly into each ball.
  4. Place dough balls in clean recycled jars.
  5. Paint lids to match.
  6. Add color labels.
EDITOR’S NOTE: Refrigerated play dough will keep for several weeks.
Photo by Country Woman Magazine.