Frozen Paper

What to do:

  1. Dip the paper in a shallow pan of water until it’s thoroughly wet.
  2. Place the wet paper on a cookie sheet.
  3. Place the cookie sheet and paper in the freezer or outside to freeze.
  4. When frozen, remove the paper from the freezer and paint on the paper before it thaws.


  • Freeze a different variety of papers for painting (paper towel, coffee filters, construction paper, etc.).
  • Draw with chalk on the frozen paper.
  • Paint with tempera paints on the frozen paper.