PVA Glue Paint

A basic craft paint suitable for general use can be made with pigment, PVA white glue and Water.

Suitable for use by children and adults alike.

Basic Recipe:

  • 1 part pigment to 5 parts PVA (by volume).
  • Water


  • Combine the pigment with a small amount of water to create a slurry. Mix well to ensure there is no dry pigment remaining.
  • Add the PVA to the pigment paste and mix together
  • Add more water until the required consistency is obtained.