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Finger paint for 1 year old

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squizita Sun 18-Oct-15 15:03:58

My daughter loves using paint and chunky felt pens, with adult help, when she goes to nursery.
However when I look for finger paint or chunky pens for home use, they're plastered with "not for under 3s" warnings. Of course, just like at nursery I plan to sit right next to her and closely watch, with lids out of reach etc.

Where can you buy or make 1 yr old's paint - or shall I just buy finger paint and chunky pens/crayons anyway?

imsorryiasked Sun 18-Oct-15 15:24:46

Just buy the normal stuff and supervise so she doesn't eat it.

squizita Sun 18-Oct-15 15:32:41

Cool. Was hoping that was the answer! grin

monkey2014 Sun 18-Oct-15 18:55:12

i make finger paint for messy play at work out of cornflour - like this sort of thing theimaginationtree.com/2011/03/homemade-edible-finger-paint-recipe.html

MrsBojingles Sun 18-Oct-15 19:12:03

Galt finger paints say adult supervision for under 3s, doesn't say not for under 3s smile

squizita Sun 18-Oct-15 21:19:19

Thanks - will look for Galt. I just looked at supermarket ones, I think their warnings are quite generic.

Monkey might try that, though I'm quite lazy so might rely on Galt!

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