This activity with Eden was a lot of fun, and not very messy! I actually came across the idea from another blogger (Share and Remember blog) - you can see her ice cube painting here. However, instead of using material, I thought we'd give ice cube painting on canvas a try.
The materials are simple - an ice cube tray, some water-soluble paint (I used finger paint), some form of covering for the floor (I used a shower curtain) and a blank canvas frame (I discovered these are sold in my local pound shop and love them for the price of 99p each!).
I made up 25-50% mix of paint to added water for each cube. They looked very pretty!
I put them in a small tub to keep them tidy while painting:
Eden thought they were really colourful and spent a while just admiring them before getting 'stuck in'.