Frosty Soap Painting


  • 1 cup powdered laundry soap
  • 1/2 cup cold water
  • Electric mixer or wire whisk
  • Food coloring (optional)
  • Paintbrushes
  • Heavy paper or cardboard


  1. Beat or whisk cold water and laundry soap together until stiff.
  2. Add food coloring or leave white if using colored paper.
  3. Paint with a brush or use as fingerpaint on heavy paper or cardboard.
  4. Let dry flat.


Copyright © 1999 by Patricia Kuffner. Excerpted from The Toddler's Busy Book with permission of its publisher, Meadowbrook Press.

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