Paper Roll & Playdough Fun

Explore using a paper roll to create designs in your playdough!


  • paper roll (toilet paper roll or paper towel roll)
  • playdough
  • hot glue
  • scissors
  • tray, paper, or cardboard to lay playdough on


  1. Create a stamp for your playdough using a paper roll and hot glue
  2. Hot glue designs onto your paper roll and wait for them to dry
  3. While your hot glue is drying, flatten out your playdough on a tray, piece of paper or cardboard.
  4. Once designs are created roll your paper roll on your playdough and see you designs be imprinted
  5. You can also cut and bend your paper roll and press it into your playdough to get different designs.

Multimedia Producer and Visual Artist at the library. Painter of the Kids Library Mural and 3D scapes, Designer of the Learn and Play Bus and AdventureMobile. When not at work you can find me drawing, making stuff out of wood and getting into trouble.