6 cups flour
desired amount of tempera paint
1 1/2 cups vegetable oil
1 cup water
Mix the flour and the paint in a bowl.
Add oil and water. Mix together.
Knead the dough thoroughly.
If needed, add more water until the dough is soft
and fluffy. If the dough is too sticky, add some flour.
Keep in an airtight container
(Source: "Recipes for Fun" - handmade booklet purchased from thrift store)