Squeeze Painting


  • Flour
  • Salt
  • Water
  • Food coloring or liquid tempera paint (optional)
  • Squeeze bottles or small spoons
  • Paper


  1. Mix equal parts of flour, salt, and water.
  2. If working on colored paper, leave the paint white; if using white paper, add a few drops of food coloring or liquid tempera to the paint.
  3. Pour the paint into squeeze bottles or use a small spoon to dribble the paint onto the paper.
  4. Let dry, and admire the sparkly results.


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

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