Simple Homemade Paint Recipes

Activity: Homemade Watercolors


1 T. white vinegar

2 T. baking soda

1 T. cornstarch

1/4 tsp. glycerin

liquid food coloring

plastic bottle caps from 2 liter bottles


1. Mix vinegar and baking soda together in a small bowl

2. When mixture stops bubbling, add cornstarch and glycerin. Mix well

3. Pour mixture into bottle caps

4. Add several drops of food coloring to the mixture in the bottle caps

5. Let dry overnight

Simple Homemade Paint Recipes

Simple Homemade Paint Recipes for preschool through second grade.


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