Getting messy is something kids are naturally good at! So let their natural talents shine with one these fun projects that are totally worth the bath that will inevitably come later. Whether its snowball fighting in the summertime or swirling colors with spaghetti, scroll through our slideshow for eight messy activities your kids will love.

Walk the Rainbow

Get those lovable little footprints on paper! Kids will love smearing their feet in rainbow paint then taking a stroll down a long piece of paper to capture their adorable footprints. Emma Owl has the easy instructions here.

photo:  Melissa Heckscher

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— Melissa Heckscher