Ziploc Bag & Paint

Ziploc Bag & Paint

I was inspired by this post on Let's Explore to try this technique at home because it looks so entertaining, uses only two ingredients, and no mess! Frankly I had a lot of fun with it before I even gave it to my son.

Ages:
2 - 5
Est. Time:
<30 mins

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. sandwich bag / small ziplock bag
  2. paint
  3. tape
  1. Simply squirt paint into ziploc bags and make sure they are sealed shut (you can add tape if you're nervous about your kids opening them).

  2. Adding two colors is an interesting way to experiment with color mixing. Older kids can practice writing their letters.

  3. We also experimented with running various things over the paint - toy cars, a small pumpkin, and even Baba got in on the action! If you tape the bag to your table, kids can come by and play with it over and over!