Easy ice paints made from food colouring.


  • Ice cube tray
  • Water
  • Food colouring
  • Lollypop sticks
  • Paper (thick white or light coloured paper preferably)
  • A good sized tray or plastic mat as it will get watery


  1. Fill and ice cube tray with water. Don’t over fill.
  2. Add a small drop of food colouring to each cube.
  3. Cut a lollypop stick in half. or cocktail sticks are fine
  4. Use the flat edge side to mix the water and food colouring.
  5. Leave the stick inside.
  6. Freeze overnight.
  7. Put some paper on a plastic tray - like a food tray
  8. Get creative!