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Mud Paints

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Turn dirt into works of art



Time: 5 minutes
Age: Any age
Level: Easy

Materials
Paint pots or jars
A spoon
Dirt
Old paint brushes
Paper, and any other items to paint



Method
Scoop some dirt into the jars using the spoon.



Choose dirt in different colours if possible
Add water to each jar, mix well, turning the dirt into mud paint.



Use old paint brushes to create artwork using the mud paints







Categories
#Messy play
#Natural materials
#Outdoors
#Under 5s
#5 to 10s
#Over 10s
#Any age
#Easy
#Painting
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