Start Your Property Search

DIY Salt Dough Ornament

DIY Salt Dough Ornaments

Bring a classic Christmas craft to your home this season! Salt dough ornaments have been a holiday family favorite for decades. The simple-to-make dough uses 3 non-toxic ingredients that make it great for tiny elves or pets that may be helping. Bring out your family’s creative side with different design options such us a hand-print memory, cookie-cutter shapes, or Christmas tree garlands. Customize your ornaments with paint and glitter to finish off the look. Follow the directions below or click the link to get started! 

Ingredients:

  • 4 Cups All-purpose flour 

  • 1 Cup Table salt (acts as a preservative) 

  • 1 ½ Cups Warm water (make sure it’s WARM) 

  • Mod Podge/Spray Acrylic to seal (optional) 

Recommended Supplies: 

  • Mixing bowl and large spoon

  • Parchment paper

  • Rolling pin

  • Cookie cutters

  • Straw or toothpick—for poking a hole for the ornaments to hang from

  • Optional: paint, glitter, markers

  • Ribbon—for hanging the ornaments

Directions:

Combine all ingredients in mixing bowl. Use rolling pin to roll out dough about ¼” thick. Use hands or cookie cutters to create desired shapes. Lay all the cut-out ornaments on a baking sheet with wax paper. Bake at 300 degrees for 1 hour. Let them completely cool. Use decorative supplies to create a festive look, add ribbon to hang and enjoy!  

more ideas here

 

Post a Comment

Blog Navigation

Posts By Category

All Categories Arts & Culture (2) Austin Arts & Culture (13) Austin Dining Out (46) Austin Events (24) Austin Market Update (5) Austin Nightlife (4) Austin Outdoor Recreation (21) Austin Real Estate News (29) Austin Things to Do (46) 'Coming Soon' Listing (1) Design Ideas (4) Dining Out (2) Giving Back (2) Holidays (2) Home Buyers (142) Home Sellers (40) Mortgage News (2) Our Team (1) Outdoor Recreation (1) Real Estate News (7) San Antonio Arts & Culture (4) San Antonio Dining Out (31) San Antonio Events (4) San Antonio Market Update (1) San Antonio Nightlife (4) San Antonio Outdoor Recreation (10) San Antonio Real Estate News (16) San Antonio Things to Do (25) Tasty Treats (4) Technology (4) Things to Do (1)

Posts By Month

Grab Our RSS Feed

Learn about our proven and repeatable home selling system to net you top dollar.

We proactively seek out properties for our buyers, learn about that here.

"I'm not bragging, I'm applying for a job. I want to be YOUR Realtor!" - Shawn Culhane