DIY Sidewalk Paint

Get the whole neighborhood in on a fun creative project with this simple three-ingredient sidewalk paint.

  • Prep Time 5 min
  • Total Time 5 min
  • Servings 12


cup water
cup cornstarch
to 10 drops liquid food color

  • 1 Into disposable cup (or paint container), stir together water and cornstarch until well blended. Add food color; stir until evenly colored.

Expert Tips

Recipe can be easily doubled or tripled.

For lighter color, use less food color.

For more intense color, use more food color.

Use paint brushes and/or foam rollers to draw on sidewalks or driveways.