Can you still remember how, as a child, you painted the entire neighborhood colorfully with chalk? Every child has done that before and would like to do it again today as an adult. Chalk is a symbol of childhood. Today there is also chalk, which also gives the children a lot of fun. These are available to buy, but also the DIY is very easy. We will give you some ideas on how to make the spray chalk yourself. Of course you also get some tips for what you and your children can use them.
The spray chalk can be used for great decoration
Washable spray chalk amused large and small
The chalk spray can not only be used by children to play. Even the big ones can enjoy it and put it to practical use. You can create a real art for home and garden with it. If you plan to have a garden party, the crayon from the spray can can help you create an interesting and colorful decoration.
Different fonts, flowers and other symbols are easier to master using templates. And the best part is that the spray chalk leaves no polluting residues and can be easily wiped off.
However, one thing to keep in mind is that – please do not spray on strange surfaces! This can be seen by the owner of the area as property damage and this can even show you. So ask in advance for permission!
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Make the spray chalk yourself
We give you two different recipes for the Sprühkreide do it yourself. You can try both and continue to use this one you like better. Obtain a spray bottle in advance. For example, you can use the empty window cleaner bottle or another that has a spray head.
Recipe proposal 1
- 2 tablespoons of flour
- 10 drops of food coloring as desired
- 120 ml of water
Recipe proposal 2
- 120 g of cornstarch
- 240 ml of water
- 15 drops of food colors
The ingredients of both recipes are mixed well together.
Shake the chalk spray again and again
More tips: Shake the bottles from time to time before use. The disadvantage of the recipe 1 is that the spray chalk tends to form lumps on prolonged standing. In proposal 2, the color becomes slightly more intense after drying. Experiment with the intensity of the food coloring. But you can also use water colors from the tube for your spray chalk.
And another tip : Be careful with your clothes! There is no serious danger of spoiling them, but you can stain them while spraying.
We wish you and your children a lot of fun with your homemade spray chalk!
Use templates for better results
A great decoration for garden parties and children’s birthday parties
The imagination knows no limits
Even toddlers can play with the chalk spray
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Keep kids fun in an environmentally conscious way
Even old objects can spice it up with the chalk spray