May 19, 2013

Kool-aid Finger Paint

This Kool-aid paint is very easy to make, and it is a fabulous finger paint for babies and toddlers.  Pop it in the freezer for 15 minutes before play to cool things down a bit this Summer!

Kool-aid Finger Paint
kool-aid finger paint recipe- safe for kids of all ages!


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Kool-aid Finger Paint Recipe
  • 3 cups of water
  • 2 cups of flour
  • 1/2 cup of salt
  • 3 tbsp of oil
  • Varying kool-aid packets

Combine the flour and salt in a bowl

kool-aid paint

Add the oil and water and mix well

kool-aid paint recipe


Divide your base finger paint into bowls or cups.  You will want one cup for each kool-aid paint you want to make.

kool-aid paint

Next, add the kool-aid to your base paint cups

kool-aid paint


How much kool-aid you need will depend on how much paint is in each cup.  I used roughly 1/2 a packet for each paint color and that was more than enough to give me super vibrant paint.

kool-aid paint


We love this paint recipe, and use it often for play.  You can substitute all sorts of things in place of the kool-aid to make all different types of paint!  Since it was a hot day we popped our Kool-aid paints in the freezer to chill them out for a bit.  This was a simple way to cool things down on a hot day!


kool-aid paint


Both girls love this paint!  It is especially great for babies still tasting as it is edible and 100%  baby and toddler safe!  We covered and stored our left overs in the fridge, and used it throughout the week  It kept great though I am not sure exactly how long it would keep for.


Kool-aid Finger Paint
Chilled Out Kool-aid Paint- super vibrant homemade paint with a CHILL o help keep things cool this Summer ( Easy to make and 100% baby and toddler safe)

Simple to make and SO FUN!

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