Homemade Finger Paints What You'll Need: 3 Tbs sugar 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup corn starch 2 cups water Food coloring What You'll Do: Combine all ingredients in small saucepan. Warm until mixture thickens, stirring with a whisk. Cool & pour into containers (I used 4 oz baby food jars). Add food coloring to create any color you'd like. Let the kids be creative!