Chick face paint
To paint the chicken face paint find a comfortable place to work and cover surfaces in case of any spillages. Water-based face paint is best as they wash off easily with soap and water, so no sore faces when the fun's over! Try Snazaroo's Rainbow Facepainting Kit which has all the colours you'll need for the chicken face paint and more, from snazaroo.com (£12.49). Face paint is safe to use on most skin types but always do a patch test of the paint on the back of your child's hand. If there is no reaction in an hour or so it should be safe to use.
To create the chicken face paint you will need:
• A pot of clean water
• Water-based face paint in white, yellow, orange and black
• Face painting sponges
• 1 thick paintbrush
• 1 thin paintbrush