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July 13, 2016

Littlies will love getting creative with this easy and safe finger paint recipe.

Makes enough to fill 6 small ½ cup baby food jars


  • ½ cup cornflour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups water
  • food colouring in assorted shades

Place the cornflour, salt and water in a saucepan and whisk over medium heat until it is clear and slightly thickened. Divide between six bowls and add food colouring to each until you have your desired shade. Pour into jars and seal.


These finger paints are perfect for gifting. Pair with a pad of art paper and a painting art smock or apron.

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