Salt Painting is such a fun process art activity for kids and it’s so easy to do! This Valentine’s Day Salt Painting creates vibrant and crystalized hearts. You can change this activity for any holiday or occasion by creating your own design with glue and salt. Watch your kid be amazing at how the colors spread through the salt mixture.
– White School Glue
– Card Stock Paper
– Food Coloring
– Paint Brushes
Step 1: Mix together a few drops of food coloring with water in separate cups that will be used for painting.
Step 2: Draw your Valentine design using white school glue on your card stock paper.
Step 3: Sprinkle your salt on your glue drawings making sure to cover completely, then shake off access salt. Set aside your salt drawing to dry.
Step 4: Take your paint brush and dip it into your food coloring cups using only a little bit of paint at a time. Now, watch the magic as you tap your paintbrush onto you salt drawings. Your colors will spread like magic. These turn out so pretty!