Eco friendly finger paint
4 tablespoons sugar
2/3 cup cornstarch
4 cups water
1/2 cup earth friendly dishwashing liquid
Mix the sugar and cornstarch in a saucepan.
Stir in the water.
Heat for 5 minutes, stirring constantly until the mixture is clear.
Remove from the heat.
Pour in liquid soap.
Divide into 4 containers and add colouring.
* Natural food coloring suggestions:
Yellow - tumeric
Orange - saffron
Pink - beetroot juice
Red - Cochineal (E120) made from the cochineal insect
Blue - Butterfly pea (Clitoria ternatea) a flowering vine