Squeegee Painting Parrot

Educate kids about the beauty of our rainforests with this vibrant and colourful parrot craft. It is super easy to create wonderful pieces of art, making squeegee painting a fun and rewarding experience for the whole family.

Squeegee Painting Parrot

Skill Level


Time to Make

20 mins + drying time

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Firstly, using the template cut out the wings and tail from watercolour paper and the rest of the parrots features from red, white, and black card or paper.
  2. Squirt dots of rainbow acrylic paint over the wings and tail.
  3. Scrape the paint off with a squeegee to reveal your abstract design on the wings and tail.
  4. Wait for the paint to dry.
  5. Stick the wings and tail to the back of the parrot body.
  6. Lastly, stick the features and wiggle eye onto the parrot.
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Top Tip

You can turn this craft into a hanging decoration by adding ribbon to the back of the parrot.



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