When you were a kid did you play with sidewalk chalk? If you thought that was fun, you should try chalk painting with ice pops. This Pinterest Mom Summer activity is a cool way to paint the streets. Read along to see how you can make your Sidewalk Chalk Ice with us this summer.
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What You Will Need:
- Sidewalk Chalk
- 2 tbsp cornstarch
- 4 tbsp water
- ice cube tray or popsicle molds
- Cheese Grater
- short popsicle sticks
Making your own Sidewalk Chalk Paint:
- Start by grating a sidewalk chalk into a measuring cup. (use about half a new stick)
- Add 2 tablespoons of cornstarch into the measuring cup.
- Add 4 tablespoons of water.
- Mix well with the other ingredients.
- Pour the mixture into an ice cube tray or popsicle molds
- Repeat for each color you’d like to make. Double or triple the recipe to make a larger batch.
- Add mini popsicle sticks into the ice cube trays. You can lean them to one side to keep them standing up.
- Freeze….Once frozen, let the ice cube tray sit out for a few minutes so that you can easily pull the paintsicles out.
If you love these types of activities, check out more of our summer inspired posts here:
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DIY Ice Cream Playdoh
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