Mess Free Finger Painting for kids! Paint into Large Ziploc bags with a piece of paper in it. Then tape the whole thing down and let the kids play. No mess, because the whole thing is contained in a ziploc!
Paint Bag Writing Tablet - Put some finger paint or tempera paint into a sturdy freezer ziploc bag. Seal it well and smoosh the paint around the entire bag. Children can practice writing letters or sight words.