How to make Cloud Dough Recipe Pretend Ice Cream Shop Video Tutorial
You’ve come to the right place for a fun and easy 2 ingredient cloud dough recipe – themed for Ice cream! 🙂
Scroll down a bit to watch the video on how I made this and the 2 ingredients used to set this simple kids activity together.
Have you ever made cloud dough?
It is this soft and really neat texture that is great for a fun ice cream activity.
Because summer is here, this is an awesome activity for summer.
But, really you can bring this out all year round.
And, we definitely do!
So, here it goes.
I will be sharing how easy this cloud dough recipe is to put together, what you will need to make this and how we incorporated a fun ice cream theme for toddlers, preschoolers and for kids.
Related: Here is another fun 2 ingredient moon dough recipe we made that was oodles and oodles of fun!
How do you make cloud dough?
It’s easy! I will be sharing exactly how I made this cloud dough and how you can very easily too!
Here it goes..
All you will need are ‘hair conditioner’ and ‘cornstarch’!
Here’s how we made it..
How do you make cloud dough with 2 ingredients?
2 parts cornstarch
1 part hair conditioner
1 ½ tsp of liquid watercolors (I used pistachio ‘green’, strawberry ‘red” and blueberry ‘blue/purple’. (optional)
Glitter, faux sprinkles (optional)
And, this is what you will need to make this epic cloud sand texture like baby dough recipe.
How to make Cloud Dough Recipe Video Below
What is cloud dough?
I can only presume cloud dough is called cloud dough because of its name.
It’s airy, mushy and so, so soft.
It crumbles and can be molded back into a ball.
It only takes two ingredients to make a cloud (cloud dough) and we are all for it! 🙂
Related: Here is another fun recipe you can try that has similar ingredients to baby oil and flour.
How to make playdough with cornstarch
How to make cloud dough…
1 part hair conditioner to 2 parts cornstarch.
Easy peasy is this playdough’s middle name. 🙂
Does cloud dough dry out?
It should last you a couple of days to about 1 week in an airtight container/ziploc bag.
Related: Looking for another fun and easy moon sand recipe? Check out this moon playdough here.
How do you make fluffy cloud dough?
If you are looking to make your cloud dough fluffy, you can try the same recipe up atop but with a more specific set of instructions.
Fluffy can mean bigger and in my opinion thats what this means.
Cloud dough is naturally fluffy but making it in bigger amounts will allow for a fluffy cloud dough.
So, here we go..
2 cups of Cornstarch
1 cup of Hair conditioner
(Optional) Liquid Watercolors
(Optional) Faux sprinkles and/or glitter
Related: Check out this Moon sand recipe flour and baby oil infused replaced with coconut oil.
I hope you try this simple ice cream cloud dough recipe out. And if you have, how did it go?