Painting with feet!

This week, before the weather turned, Jack and I had some fun outside, painting with our feet. wpid-collage-2014-06-24-11_06_48.jpg.jpeg I had managed to get hold of an enormous roll of brown paper so I cut off a nice big piece and laid it out on the decking. Then I filled up the paddling pool with warm soapy water – ready to wash off afterwards. We squeezed some different coloured paints onto paper plates and it was time to get stuck in and make a mess! wpid-collage-2014-06-24-11_09_21.jpg.jpegWe had a lot of fun getting the squidgy paint between our toes and walking up and down over the paper, making a great big messy pattern. Then Jack stripped off and got in the paddling pool to clean up, while I hung the painting up to dry. The finished article looks great and this is a great and cheap way to jazz up the plain, brown paper for use as wrapping paper! wpid-20140628_101559.jpgFun and practical. Always the best activities to do! wpid-collage-2014-06-24-11_12_59.jpg.jpeg

I must also credit here my wonderful blogger friend Ciara from Our Little House in the Country from whom we completely pinched this idea!

Country Kids from Coombe Mill Family Farm Holidays Cornwall