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    Snap painting! Sounds like an amazingly fun amazingly messy activity! Can't wait to try it!

    Painting with water balloons

    art activities for kids with rolling yarn Bet You could do this with dried/used corn cobs and toss it all out when done! - pgh

    I love this idea!!! Collaborative ball painting project.

    Sensory painting with spaghetti brushes. The kids have the choice to get messy or not. So fun to paint the unconventional way.

    spaghetti! This looks really fun. for preschoolers and older. you layout spaghetti in trays. Let the children touch and feel the spaghetti. they can paint the spaghetti different colors. let them use their hands to mix the paint.

    C would love this

    Make your own scratch paper for scratch paper art. Cheaper and better than the stuff you can buy! And it's surprisingly fast and easy to make.

    Salt Painting: paint glue lines on dark paper. Sprinkle with salt and let dry. Paint with watercolors or food coloring--the paint will spread thru the glue lines. Experiment mixing colors by dropping one color next to another.

    Pendulum painting! So easy and beautiful, I am GOING to do this!!!!

    Painting On Wet Glue ~ beautiful sun catcher

    Tutus and Tea Parties: Painting without Brushes | Over 50 Ideas & Materials to Use

    This would be great for teaching kids about shapes and geometry - pure and noble: clipboard rubber band art

    Magnet painting

    élastiques autour du rouleau : Tadam

    "Blow painting" -- the kids can create pictures of fireworks! Great idea for a "4th of July" craft

    Paint like Michaelangelo - what a fantastic idea!!!

    Use rubber bands to splatter paint. Kids love this!

    balloon painting

    Ice Cube Painting! You only need TWO ingredients to get creative with your kids! Such 'cool' FUN!

    Bubble Painting. Mix food coloring in with bubbles...blow on page...let them pop. messy but fun for a summer activity.