Tanya Memme's DIY Finger Paint

Ingredients Needed:

  • Sugar
  • Salt
  • Corn Starch
  • Water
  • Jell-O
  • Glitter


  1. Over Med heat, combine 3 tbs Sugar, ½ Tsp Salt, ½ Cup Corn Starch, 2 Cups Water.
  2. Stir until thickened to about the consistency of Greek Yogurt.
  3. Remove from heat and pour into bowl and allow to cool slightly.
  4. Add ½ Pack of Jell-O for desired color.½ Add 1 tbs Glitter (if desired).½ Allow to cool fully before painting.

Extra Tips:

  • 1 Pack Jell-O
  • Glass Bowl with Greek Yogurt (and Greek Yogurt container for show)
  • Spoon

Combine the yogurt and Jell-O to make toddler-friendly finger paint that they can play with in their high chairs. And, it's OK if they eat it!

DIY Finger Paint with Tanya Memme

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