Print Recipe

Christmas Puffy Paint Pictures

Author: Teaching Mama


  • 1.5 cups white foam shaving cream
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup white Elmer's glue
  • 1-2 teaspoons peppermint oil or extract
  • 2-3 drops food coloring


  • Begin by mixing the shaving cream, flour, and glue together in a bowl using a spatula.
  • Add in 1-2 drops of Peppermint essential oil or peppermint extract. Mix in some food coloring.
  • Then use a spoon to pour it into a squeeze bottle or plastic Ziploc bag.
  • Repeat to make multiple colors.
  • Squeeze the puffy paint onto the printable. Start by outlining the edges, then adding paint to the middle. Use a paintbrush to spread the paint around.
  • Allow a few hours for the puffy paint to dry.