Blue Face Painting

Blue Face Painting

Face paint and a little imagination will have your little one barking Blue's language.

Watch Blue's Clues only on Nick Jr.Watch Blue's Clues only on Nick Jr.

Blue Face Painting

Craft Features

Allow for Dry Time
You'll need to allow extra time for glue or paint to dry.
Parent Supervision Needed
This craft requires extra parent involvement and a watchful eye, because it may require sharp tools or intricate handiwork.

Developmental Skills

Create with Us
Create with us skills involve self-expression, experimentation, and imagination through visual arts (like painting and sculpting), dramatic play, cooking, and dance.
Ages: 2-5

Materials

  • Water-based face paints
  • Brushes or cotton swabs
  • Water for mixing the paints (and for the cleanup)
  • Washcloths, wipes, or paper towels (just in case)
Tip: Use paint sparingly to prevent smearing.

Directions

  1. Step 1

    Start by painting a dark blue mushroom shape on the tip of the nose.

  2. Step 2

    Next, paint light blue circles in various sizes on the face--forehead, cheeks, and chin. Just add a costume and it's Blue!

Tip: If you're covering large areas of the face, use a sponge, not a brush.
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