finger painting


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finger painting

n.
1. The technique of painting by applying color to paper with the fingers.
2. A picture made with this technique.

finger painting

n
1. (Art Terms) the process or art of painting with finger paints of starch, glycerine, and pigments, using the fingers, hand, or arm
2. (Art Terms) a painting made in this way

finger painting

A Chinese watercolor technique using a finger instead of a brush.
Translations

finger painting

ndipingere con le mani to do finger paintingdipingere con le mani
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But for me, without a strong intention and obstacle -- someone wants something and someone is standing in their way to get it -- it's finger painting.
They used finger painting, since some of the children and adults with autism are non-verbal, and cannot effectively communicate with words,' said Gamboa.
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Which she'll have grown out of within six months - if tomato ketchup, Play-Doh or finger painting hasn't trashed them first.
It's essentially finger painting, re-imagined and documented on a modern medium with ever-growing aesthetic possibilities.
One day in art class a child creates an unfinished finger painting while thinking of a scene of his pet dog on the lawn.
Controversial, yes, but these toddlers need to let off steam after years of hard graft, perfecting the art of finger painting.
What you see is not a photograph of famous actor Morgan Freeman but a finger painting generated on an iPad Air by hyperrealist artist Kyle Lambert.
Growing up in a Bohemian country cottage life is a sun-dappled patchwork of finger painting, Easter-egg hunts and polka-dotted wellies.
again swirling lane oil into a finger painting that turns my ball
smearing over her jar of uncapped creaminess, finger painting the