Salt Dough Fossil Craft for Kids to Make When learning about dinosaurs
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Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils

Easy to make with kids salt dough Dinosaur Fossil Craft.
Keyword Dinosaur Activities, Dinosaur Crafts, Fossils, Salt Dough
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Drying Time 2 hours
Total Time 2 hours 35 minutes
Servings 8 small dinosaur fossils
Author Cerys Parker

Equipment

Ingredients

Instructions

  • When you have made your salt dough split it into 8 similar sized clumps give out to the children.

    Making Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils
  • Roll the salt dough to approximately 2cm (3/4 inch thick.
  • Into the flat surface carefully press a small toy dinosaur.
    Creating Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils
  • To dry the salt dough before painting place on a baking tray and into an oven on the lowest setting for approximately 2hours.
  • Once dry - then paint your salt dough fossils to make them look like rocks.
    Creating Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils
  • Leave to dry and if you wish to seal them then apply a coat of mod podge to the dry painted fossil.
    Salt Dough Dinosaur Fossils