DLTK's Crafts for Kids

Puffy Paint

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This recipe make three dimensional paint that is non-toxic and great for products that require texture.  Kids love it because it puffs up when it dries for a bumpy feeling.

Mix equal amount of flour, salt, and water.

Add food coloring for color.

Pour mixture into baby food jars and use foam applicators or brushes to paint with.

Roll on deodorant dispensers that have been washed out, can be used to make this paint into a roll on paint.  Simply remove the roller ball, bleach out the container, pour the paint mixture in, and put the roller ball back into place.