Dragon Salt Painting

Salt painting is a kid friendly art technique that creates beautiful textured pictures! Try using our dragon template to make this awesome salt painted dragon. Then display your masterpiece for everyone to see!

Dragon Salt Painting

Skill Level

Easy. Adult supervision needed

Time to Make

15 Minutes

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Firstly, print the template onto red copier card or draw your own design.
  2. Then trace the lines with super tacky glue.
  3. Sprinkle fine salt over the glue and gently shake off the excess.
  4. Once the glue is completely dry, mix your watercolours so that they are watery.
  5. Dip in a paintbrush and gently touch it to the salt that you wish to colour, the salt will soak the paint up.
  6. Allow to dry fully before moving and displaying your artwork.
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Top Tip

Make your watercolours watery so that the colour spreads easily.