Homemade Finger Paint

Toddler finger painting with multiple colors on white paper at home

Materials Needed:

  • 4 tablespoons of sugar
  • 1/2 cup of cornstarch
  • 2 cups of cold water
  • Containers
  • Natural food coloring

Directions:

  1. Stir 4 tablespoons of sugar and 1/2 cup cornstarch together.
  2. Add 2 cups of cold water and heat over medium heat until the mixture is thick (the mixture will further thicken as it cools).
  3. Divide into four or more containers, and add food coloring, as desired.

Notes: Utilize a paint smock and table covering to avoid potential staining.

Toddler finger painting with multiple colors on white paper at home
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