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    Default Homemade paint for toddlers

    Hi Everyone. just wanted to know if anyone knew how to make homemade paint? for things like finger painting. DD is 18m and puts everything in her mouth so dont want to get the store brought stuff..
    also which crayon brand is better to use ? crayola??

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    Mix 1Tbspn of conrflour with the same of water together then add 1cup boiling water and some food colouring.

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    Get the plastic twisty crayons! My dd would chew on normal crayons but she can't with the twist up ones. We have smiggle and crayola ones at the moment.

    i have always found crayola to have the best colour in terms of normal crayons though. Cheaper ones tend to be very faint in colour

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    thanks alot for your replies!! will definatly try the cornflour out and get the twisty crayons


 

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