Straw Painting


  • Thick paper (tag board or card stock)
  • Liquid paint (watered down tempera, watercolour or food dye)
  • Eye dropper or teaspoon
  • Straw


  1. Water down paint (watercolour, tempera or even food colouring will work) and place each colour into a different container.
  2. With an eyedropper or teaspoon, dip some paint onto the paper.
  3. Use the straw to blow the paint in different directions. Repeat with different colours.

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