15+ Painting Ideas for Kids and Mom’s Library #93

I used to paint for hours when I was a child.  Watercolor was my favorite and I got pretty good!  It is a great way to release stress, promote concentration, and develop planning skills.  That’s why I’m featuring 10 unique painting activities to try with your children.  Make sure you get out the camera because you’ll want to save everyone of their creations.

15 unique painting ideas for kids

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Decorating with Paint!

Just like decorating a cake, try painting with a decorating bag!

painting ideas for kids

Yarn Made Paint Flowers

Use this yarn painting technique to create a bouquet of flowers!

painting ideas for kids - yarn painting flowers

Painting Coffee Filter Roses

These are beautiful and would be a fun decoration for a party!

painting ideas for kids - coffee filter roses

Homemade Scented Paint!

I love this idea!  You can paint flowers that really smell sweet!

painting activities for kids - DIY scented paint

Train Painting

The lines this creates could be combined with normal painting for an amazing result.

painting ideas for kids

13 More Ways to Paint with Kids!

I love all of these especially the water painting!

painting ideas for kids

What kind of painting do you like to do with your kids?


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  1. says

    Thank you for the fun painting ideas! I’ll have to try the train painting soon with my daughter. I think she’ll really like that. Great to join you again this week, Janine. Thanks for hosting.
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