Friday, March 25, 2011

DIY Family Friday Week #5

Welcome to week 5 of DIY Family Fridays! This week's project is simple but messy! So cover your kitchen table in newspaper, strip your little one down to their diaper and get dirty! Homemade Finger Paints!

2 c. flour
2 tsp. salt
2 1/2 c. cold water
2 c. boiling water
Food coloring
Mix flour with salt in a mixing bowl. Add water, stir until smooth. Gradually add this mixture to boiling water. Boil until smooth and thick. Divide into small bowls and add different color food coloring and stir until smooth.

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Have fun! And don't forget, we would love to see pictures of you & your little one working on our DIY Family Friday projects. Just upload them to the FRC Facebook page!

PS: Wondering what fun projects we had up our sleeves for the first 4 weeks? Check out weeks 1-4 here - Week 1, Week 2, Week 3 & Week 4.