Homemade Powdered Paint Recipe

FUN KID PROJECT: Make powdered paint for arts, crafts, & play (easy recipe!!)
We love powdered paint and use it all the time in arts, crafts, and play.

We used to buy powdered paint, but we have recently started making our own.  It's so easy, and the process is really fun for the kids!  Read on for the easy recipe.
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Powdered paint is so easy to make, and there are TONS of ways to use it in PLAY!  Be sure to check the bottom of the post for ideas.  

Powdered Paint Recipe
Method
FUN KID PROJECT:  Make powdered paint for arts, crafts, & play (easy recipe!!)

  • Seal the bags, and then crush the chalk using a hammer (or similar) until you have a fine powder.  My girls love helping with this part.

FUN KID PROJECT:  Make powdered paint for arts, crafts, & play (easy recipe!!)

  • The zip-seal bags might get punctured during the hammering process. If that happens you can store your powdered paint in jars or containers.

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  • The powdered paint colors produced from the chalk are so vibrant.

FUN KID PROJECT:  Make powdered paint for arts, crafts, & play (easy recipe!!)
Just once piece of standard chalk produces a lot of powder, making this quite a frugal way to make powdered paint.

Ways to Use Powdered Paint
Here are a few of our favorite ways to use powdered paint in our activities:
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This is one of our favorite ways to use our homemade paint.  I mean, it's just SO FUN!  You can read more about what a color fight is here.
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