Salt painting. Make a glue design on dark paper, coat with salt, gently touch the salt with water/food color on a paintbrush and it spreads... so fun!

Salt & Watercolor Painting -wet paper - dot/splash with bright watercolors - sprinkle with salt - when dry, brush off salt - instant masterpiece

SALT and PVA GLUE Paintings

Crumpled Paper Art Activity for Kids: inspired by the children's book, Ish, by Peter Reynolds~

Have you ever tried Suminagashi with the kids? - COOL!!!

Fold a twin sheet in half long ways and sew ends together, next sew in five equal sections the size of a pillow case, next insert pillows leaving ends open to remove pillows and wash cover

Never buy paint again! Use ketchup bottles to store your homemade paint in :)- will have to try this. Sounds like fun!!

Easy Salt Painting! Glue, salt, and food coloring makes for a magical experience!

glue salt on paper and paint the salt...

Use glue, salt, and watercolor. The glue makes the colors rise from the paper and the salt creates a 'starburst' look.

flubber recipe with borax and glue

How to make colored salt - so easy! Great for sensory play and learning.

color by number coloring pages

Are you kidding me? I have been spending part of my art budget on glitter when it's this simple to make!!? Preheat the oven to 350. Place salt (table salt/sea salt) into a small bowl. Add drop of food coloring and mix with the salt. Spread mixture onto a baking sheet in one layer. Bake in oven for 10 minutes. Let cool, then transfer into a storage container for use.

How to color beans for play and art from Fun at Home with Kids.

Simple art ideas for kids :: painting on foil...

homemade kaleidoscope tutorial - I have been wanting to buy one of these, but it would definitely be more fun to make our own!

Glow in the Dark Horses ready to run and play day or night!

Edible water beads; a safer alternative to traditional water bead play. These are easy to make SO FUN!