We had a brief glimpse of summer over the May bank holiday weekend and so our messy play could finally move outside. For this activity, we froze some ready mixed paint in a muffin tin with string hanging out to keep hold of when frozen:
We then released them from the tins by standing it in some hot water for a few seconds. Toby then had an explore.
He dabbed and dragged, likening the marks to train tracks and the blobs to Tidmouth Sheds
Unfortunately, potty issues were taking up a lot of his thinking at the time and so this was as far as we got. Though I refroze the ice paint blocks for another try…