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Salt Dough Santa Ornament


  • 1 cup salt
  • 4 cups all purpose flour
  • 1.5 cups warm water
  • Acrylic Paint
  • Ribbon
  • Glitter optional


  • Preheat oven to 250 degrees F.
  • Knead dough for 5 minutes. Add more water if the dough is too dry.
  • Roll out the dough flat then have the kids push their hand into the dough.
  • Cut around the fingers leaving a little space inbetween. Poke a hole at the top for the string.
  • Bake for 1-2 hours.
  • Let air dry for a few hours then paint!