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How to Refurbish and Re-Color Old Play-Doh Black

Step 1:  Refurbish and Recolor Old Play-doh.

Step 1:  Old drab play doh, black tempera powder, glitter (silver pictured)

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Step 2: Refurbish and Recolor Old Play-doh.

Step 2: Mix paint powder with water. 1 teaspoon used here in 1:1 ratio. The dough was pretty dry.

Step 3: Refurbish and Recolor Old Play-doh.

Step 3: Mix in color to desired shade of gray to black. Color may darken a little over time. Mix well with hands, or put in a plastic sandwich bag to mix if desired.

Step 4: Refurbish and Recolor Old Play-doh.

Step 4: If dough is still too dry add a few drops of water at a time. This will also help blend the color better. Add glitter if desired; prepare for some mess by working over a sink or newspaper.

Step 3: Refurbish and Recolor Old Play-doh.

Step 5: Mix well, adding water a little at a time until desired consistency is reached.

Step 6:  Refurbish and Recolor Old Play-doh

Step 6: Never buy black play-doh again!


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