Playdough Bugs

Let your child’s imagination run wild with this creative, hands-on craft any kid can make! Encourage them to build several different bugs they’ve seen outside in real life. Then, let them play outside with their finished bug replicas!


  • Playdough
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Toothpicks
  • Straws
  • Googly eyes


  1. If you're making your own playdough, mix together flour, salt, cream of tartar, oil, and water.
  2. Cut pipe cleaners and straws into segments.
  3. Place all of the supplies out on the table. Let your kids design any kind of bug they want!