Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Mud Paints

by carly (follow)
Easy (620)      5 to 10s (532)      Under 5s (502)      Over 10s (342)      Any Age (310)      Messy Play (83)      Painting (52)      Natural materials (33)      Outdoors (10)     
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
I like this Article - 9
[ print friendly ]
Share: email  facebook  twitter
More Articles by carly
Bring your play kitchen to life by adding some cereal for children to pour, measure, scoop and nibbl...
10 likes
Letters on painted rocks opens a world of imagination and literacy, while encouraging time playing w...
7 likes
Relax and learn colours with your child as you give each other home manicures
9 likes
A quiet activity for all children with an Easter theme
6 likes
Bring science into your own back yard by creating an erupting volcano
9 likes
A messy, energetic activity for all ages Time: 5 minutes Age: Any Age Level: Easy Ma...
11 likes
view all articles by carly
Articles by carly on Other Hubs
Tinkers Marble Race is keeping my 5 year old and 3 year old entertained while providing suitable...
146 views
Donating food for the school bake can be daunting when it comes to quality of the baking (we aren't ...
133 views
Before your child turns 2 years old, you will more than likely be introduced to Messy Play
266 views
Children find comfort in familiarity
477 views
ID: 2245
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Articles
How often do you consider academic pursuits, marks and achievements as more important than arts and ...
13 likes
Here's how to make a cushion out of an old TShirt
12 likes
Make these cute pillow boxes by using some toilet rolls
12 likes
Here's how to make your own bird's nest out of straw
10 likes
Take flight as a bird with these beautiful petal wings
10 likes
Create a cast of a leaf in plaster of Paris
10 likes
This hedgehog collage comes to life with the addition of crinkly Autumn leaves
9 likes
A fun little science experiment that doesn't require complicated equipment
9 likes
Ice cubes are great for sensory play and these little ghosts with their funny eyes are lots of fun
9 likes
This is a simple Humpty Dumpty craft for preschoolers but one that they'll be proud of showing off
9 likes
Categories
5 to 10s (532)
Under 5s (502)
Over 10s (342)
Any Age (310)
Baby (10)
Links (1)
Easy (620)
Medium (209)
Hard (30)
Featured on Other Hubs
Trending on Other Hubs
While 2014 saw a huge increase in the popularity of kale as a superfood, many dietitians are suggest...
14 likes
A simple terracotta pot gets a fun makeover with chalkboard paint! A great way to personalize a pot ...
8 likes
New on Other Hubs
 
Copyright 2012,2013,2014 On Topic Media PTY LTD. ABN 18113479226. mobile version