Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Paint Fight!

For the first time since September last year, I have NO other photos to work on except my own!
Hooray!
As much as I love shooting weddings and families and babies, I haven't had a spare moment to work on  pictures of my own little family, so I'm slowly making my way through the last 9 months or so of photos, yikes!

The photos I'm sharing today were taken waaay back in the Christmas holidays, ha ha!


I thought we'd try something that was fun, cheap and SUPER MESSY!


I bought 3 tubes of water based paint from the junk store and then let the kids rip!



They were a bit unsure at first 'Can we REALLY squirt paint on each other?!' so they just squirted little bits in their hands and rubbed it on their legs..


Until I made them stand up so I could squirt them :D



{Why? Because they're goofballs, that's why ;D}


After that they really let loose!





Some of us got cheeky and tried to squirt Mummy..


..then got upset when no paint would come out, ha ha!













When you're this far gone, why not pour it all in your hair too?


"Awwww it's all cold and sticky!"


Aftermath!

I can report that I put their clothes straight in the wash and they all came out spotless, even the white singlets! 

I highly recommend this activity, the kids had a blast :D
Go on, the mess is fun!

xxx 




  In the Moment with Sarah Halstead  

5 comments:

Caroline Hampton said...

Looks like a total blast! I'm not sure I'm brave enough!! Can you imagine with 8 getting plastered! ;D

Life with Kaishon said...

Interesting : ). I am not sure I would do that with my kids, but I am glad you had fun. Your kids are adorable. Yay for only having projects of your own. I have six things I need to finish up and I am going CRAZY!

...melody... said...

This is seriously too cool! What a fabulous idea! :) The photos came out beautifully and your kids are gorgeous.

Michelle St.John-Grover said...

What a fun idea. I want to do this as an adult.

- Michelle St . John

Amy said...

This looks like so much fun. Great photos.

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