Art is more than just crayons and paper. Make homemade play dough and finger paint for easy art projects that are inexpensive –and– fun.
No need to buy play dough from the store. You can make your own with a few simple and safe ingredients using the recipes and ideas below.
- Playdough Power
- The Science of Play Dough
- Martha Stewart: Making Play Dough with Kids
- Play Dough Cookies Recipe (makes real cookies that look like play dough!)
Bubbles may not be traditional art, but they sure are fun! Use homemade bubble formulas for long-lasting bubbles, make bubble wands, and discover the color rainbow in each bubble.
There's no need for a brush when fingers will do. Try these finger painting ideas to keep your child’s imagination soaring!