10 Bright & Colorful Art Projects for Little Ones

As the winter months approach, I’m always on the hunt for ideas to keep my little one entertained inside. Here are 10 bright and colorful art projects that can help keep those winter blues at bay…

  • Shaving Cream Bathtub Paint

    Shaving Cream Bathtub Paint

    Add some food coloring to shaving cream and your kids will think bath time is by far the best part of the day. Let them “paint” all over the shower tiles.

    Read more about this project at Having Fun at Home

  • Puff Paint In The Microwave

    Puff Paint In The Microwave

    Make your own colorful puff paint and let your kids watch it rise as you cook it in the microwave!

    Read more about this project on One Craft Mumma

  • Paint Bag Writing

    Paint Bag Writing

    Add some paint to a plastic bag, seal it up and spend the afternoon with your kids drawing designs through the paint. Best part? No mess!

    Read more about this project on Let’s Explore

  • Colorful Prints

    Colorful Prints

    Talk about printmaking as you roll paper towel tubes in color paint and make beautiful prints on paper.

    Learn more about this project on Casa Maria’s Creative Learning Zone

  • Bubble Prints

    Bubble Prints

    Everyone loves bubble wrap! Why not use it in your next art project?

    Learn more about this project at Hands On : As We Grow

  • Ice Cube Painting

    Ice Cube Painting

    Your kids will think painting with ice is the most fun thing ever! As the ice melts it creates watercolor effects on your child’s paper.

    Learn more about this project at Share and Remember

  • Cardboard Tube Painting

    Cardboard Tube Painting

    This is the perfect project for little hands. All you need are some toilet paper rolls and paint. Super cute!

    Learn more about this project at The Imagination Tree

  • Colored Vinegar & Baking Soda

    Colored Vinegar & Baking Soda

    Entertain your little ones for hours with this bubbly project.

    Read more about this project at Preschool Playbook.

  • Snow Day Painting

    Snow Day Painting

    Get a few squirt bottles, add some food coloring to water and let your kids loose in the snow. They will have a blast!

    Learn more about this project at Really Quite Lucky

  • Raised Salt Paintings

    Raised Salt Paintings

    Create texture when you paint by adding salt and glue. Create all kinds of pretty pictures with your little ones.

    Learn more about this project at Housing a Forest

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