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Edible Paint

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Editable paint that babies and toddlers can enjoy to use while painting.

Materials Needed: 

  • Sweetened condensed milk
  • food colouring 
  • Paintbrushes
  • Paper 
  • Bowls

What to do: 

  • Add 1 tbsp of sweetened condensed milk to a bowl. 
  • Add food colouring. 
  • Mix. 
  • Repeat for each colour. 

Hints and Tips: 

  • Messy and sticky. 
  • Doesn't stain.
  • Paint dries bright and glossy. 
  • Great for fingerpainting. 
  • Doesn't harm if the child eats it. 

Additional Info

  • Appropriate Age: 2 year+
  • Number of Children: Individual (1)
  • Developmental Milestones:

    Exploring colours. 
    Manipulation. 
    Enjoys messy activities. 

  • Play Based Learning: Sensory Play
  • Interest Areas: Art and Craft
  • Games Categories: Cognitive Development
  • EYLF Outcomes: Learning Outcome 3
  • Sub Outcomes:

    3.1 Children become strong in their social and emotional wellbeing.

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