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As I am looking through craft ideas on Pinterest and the Internet, I am noticing a trend that keeps popping up — crafts using salt dough!  Have you ever made a salt dough crafts?  Here are some great suggestions if you are looking for Salt Dough Crafts.

Salt Dough Crafts

One of the cutest salt dough crafts we have seen is the salt dough handprint by one of our contributors, Jennifer.  These handprints would be a cute gift for a grandparent or keepsake.

Salt Dough Crafts - Salt Dough Handprint

This “Dad Rocks” Salt Dough Paperweight would be the perfect craft/gift for Father’s Day!  This simple and easy craft could be customized with anything to create a gift for someone else — teacher, grandparent, aunt etc.

Salt Dough Father's Day Craft

These adorable salt dough magnets would look great on any fridge:

salt dough magnets

With Christmas right around the corner (yes – less than 5 months away!!) make these homemade salt dough Christmas ornaments to decorate your tree:

salt dough christmas ornaments

Check out these other great salt dough crafts:

Owl Ornaments — homemade BY JILL

Snake Craft — Frugal Fun for Boys

Snow Family — Daddy Dan 360

Do you have any salt dough craft ideas?

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Judy Cowan

Tuesday 26th of August 2014

I remember making Christmas ornaments when I was a child with the salt dough but have never really thought about doing it, thanks for the reminder!

Elizabeth Matthiesen

Sunday 24th of August 2014

I remember making Christmas decorations with salt dough when my children were young - and that's donkeys years ago! We had great fun and they even lasted a few years which surprised me.


Sunday 24th of August 2014


kathy downey

Sunday 24th of August 2014

I love this little craft,so cute


Saturday 23rd of August 2014

I remember making a salt and flour map for a geography project so may years ago. what great fun