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There can be a lot more to painting than slapping a brush against a blank canvas! Try painting with fingers, straws, or even toothbrushes. Create masterpieces using paint made using these recipes.
  1. Paint Recipes
  2. Paint Recipes
  3. Painting Craft Terms
  4. Painting Craft Terms
  5. Printmaking
  6. Printmaking
  7. Pumpkin Painting
  8. Pumpkin Painting

Painting with Kids
Find out how you can use a variety of objects to paint with and discover recipes to make your own paint.

How to Make Your Own Paint
Learn how you can make your own paint for your next painting project.

Painting with Kids
Find out how you can use a variety of objects to paint with and discover recipes to make your own paint.

Share Your Paint Recipes and Ideas
Share your home-made paint recipes and ideas.

Toothbrush Painting
use these ideas to paint a picture using a toothbrush.

1, 2, 3 I Can Paint Book
This book is a great addition to your arts and crafts book shelf. Not only is each painting project wonderfully illustrated with amusing drawings and colorful photographs, but the material list offered in the front of the book is too.

Chalkboard Storage Box Craft
Learn how you can give an old box a facelift by transforming it into a mini chalkboard.

Snowy Painting
Try making this snowy painting using shaving cream!

Share Your Paint Recipes and Ideas
Share your home-made paint recipes and ideas.


Instructions for making a picture out of a coffee filter that looks like a shamrock. A fun Saint patrick's day craft.

Bread Painting Snack
A fun snack idea, paint a piece of bread!

1, 2, 3 I Can Paint Book
This book is a great addition to your arts and crafts book shelf. Not only is each painting project wonderfully illustrated with amusing drawings and colorful photographs, but the material list offered in the front of the book is too.

Salad Spinner Painting
Christine explains how to make great works of art using a Salad Spinner!

CD Masterpiece
A. Sylvia Sommer from Brazil explains how to incorporate a CD into a painted masterpiece.

Face Painting Designs and Recipes
Learn how to use your painting skills to paint your face.

Bread Painting Snack
A fun snack idea, paint a piece of bread!

Resist Painting
See a full color photo of this fun craft!

Heart Jar Craft
Submitted by Heavenley Treasures, Make this fancy jar that would make a fun gift. Use it as a candy holder, candle holder, or a vase!

Cleaning Brushes
Check out this great tip about cleaning your paint and glue brushes.

Painted Halloween Signs
Learn how to transfer an image to wood for painting.

How to Finger Paint With Food
This instructional video shows you different foods your kids can use to finger paint.

CD Masterpiece
A. Sylvia Sommer from Brazil explains how to incorporate a CD into a painted masterpiece.

Chalkboard Storage Box Craft
Learn how you can give an old box a facelift by transforming it into a mini chalkboard.

Painting with Ice Cubes
Learn how you can make fun and unique paintings using ice cubes.

Paper Plate Heart Pocket
Paper Plate Heart Pocket Free Arts and Crafts for Kids paper plate heart envelope Make this Simple Craft valentines day heart basket

Resist Painting
Learn how to easily make your own resist paintings using watercolor and crayons. Experiment and use your imagination.

Painting Small Items
Check out these tips for painting small items!

Coffee Filter Easter Egg
Make a colorful egg decoration out of a coffee filter.

Cleaning Brushes
Check out this great tip about cleaning your paint and glue brushes.

ColorArtz Airbrush System
Check out this fast and affordable airbrushing system. Easy to use and fun for all.

Coffee Filter Easter Egg
Make a colorful egg decoration out of a coffee filter.

ColorArtz Airbrush System
Check out this fast and affordable airbrushing system. Easy to use and fun for all.

Disposable Palettes
Check out this great tip about using disposable palettes.

Magnetic Spray Paint
Check out my review of magnetic spray paint.

Painted Spider Web Craft
Make a spider web picture using black paper, a pie pan, paint, and a marble.

Disposable Palettes
Check out this great tip about using disposable palettes.

DIY Art at Home: 28 Simple Projects for Chic Decor on the Cheap
By following the project directions and design tips in this book, you can become an almost instant artist by creating stunning, yet simple, works of art for your walls.

Marble Painting Craft
This is a fun and easy painting project for people of all ages.

DIY Art at Home: 28 Simple Projects for Chic Decor on the Cheap
By following the project directions and design tips in this book, you can become an almost instant artist by creating stunning, yet simple, works of art for your walls.

Face Painting Designs and Recipes
Learn how to use your painting skills to paint your face.

Flyswatter Painting
Lisa explains how to paint a picture using a flyswatter.

Family Rainbow Hands Craft
This inspirational hand print craft was shared by Mandy and the whole Welsh family.

Family Rainbow Hands Craft
This inspirational hand print craft was shared by Mandy and the whole Welsh family.

Fingerpainting with Pudding
Use these suggestions for fingerpainting with pudding! Great project for toddlers and preschoolers.

Fingerpainting with Pudding
Use these suggestions for fingerpainting with pudding! Great project for toddlers and preschoolers.

Flyswatter Painting
Lisa explains how to paint a picture using a flyswatter.

How to Finger Paint With Food
This instructional video shows you different foods your kids can use to finger paint.

Marble Painting Craft
This is a fun and easy painting project for people of all ages.

Painted Halloween Signs
Learn how to transfer an image to wood for painting.

Painted Spider Web Craft
Make a spider web picture using black paper, a pie pan, paint, and a marble.

Painting Small Items
Check out these tips for painting small items!

Resist Painting
See a full color photo of this fun craft!

Salad Spinner Painting
Christine explains how to make great works of art using a Salad Spinner!

Snowy Painting
Try making this snowy painting using shaving cream!

Toothbrush Painting
use these ideas to paint a picture using a toothbrush.

Magnetic Spray Paint
Check out my review of magnetic spray paint.

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