DIY Paint Sensory Activity

Babies, toddlers and kids absolutely love to paint and this DIY Window Paint Sensory Activity is perfect for them! Ditch the store bought paint for a non-toxic, taste-safe substitute that will provide hours of safe sensory play for kids of all ages!


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What you need:

1/2 cup flour

1/2 cup salt

1/2 cup water

Food colouring (at least three colours)



What to do?

1- Blend 1/2 cup of flour with 1/2 cup of salt.

2- Add 1/2 cup of water (you can add more water if you want your paint thinner).

3- Mix until smooth.

4- Divide into three sandwich bags or containers and add a few drops of food colouring to each bag.

5- Squish them up until the ‚Äúpaint‚ÄĚ is well blended.

6- Play!



What kind of learning opportunities does this craft provide?

- Builds new brain connections

- Increases the child’s ability to absorb what they are learning

- Has a calming effect

- Helps develop memory skills

- Develops fine motor and language skills

- Encourages self control

Note:  As with all of our activities, we recommend full supervision because, as we know, little ones like to explore with all of their senses - including their mouths!




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