Making your own anything seems to get the kids in the kitchen in a flash! Save money and have even more fun with them by making your own poster paint with this easy how-to guide.
What you Need
1/4 cup flour
1 cup water
Small jars (use one for each colour you want)
3 tbsp. powdered tempera paint
2 tbsp. water (per container)
1/2 tsp. liquid starch or liquid detergent per container (optional)
Gather your ingredients.
Measure flour into a saucepan.
While stirring, slowly add 1 cup water to make a smooth paste.
Heat, stirring constantly until the paste thickens.
Cool, then measure 1/4 cup paste into each container.
Add 3tbsp. powdered tempera paint and 2 tbsp. water into each container.
Add liquid starch for a matte finish or liquid detergent for a glossy finish.
Store in airtight containers.