Toddler & Preschool Learning & play Face painting Face paint: soldier step-by-step Follow these simple instructions to create your child's very own soldier face paint 1 of Ad break Step 1Using grey paint and a damp sponge, create the base of the camouflage pattern, smudging paint over the right eye and on both cheeks. Step 2With dark green paint and a thin brush, outline the second layer of camouflage using the image as a guide. Make sure all colours are well spaced out by applying to the right side of the face first, then across the chin, over the left eye and finish off on the forehead. Step 3Using a thin brush and damp sponge, apply brown paint to the centre of the face and across the left cheek. Remember - wavy lines and overlapping colours will make the face look more interesting. Finally, use black paint and a thin brush to fill in any remaining gaps. VoilàAn amazing piece of camouflage that is perfect face wear for any garden adventure. For more fun face painting ideas, or to order their Camouflage Theme Pack (£4.99), visit Snazaroo. Read more... How to paint your child's face like a ghostHow to paint your child's face like a vampireHow to paint your child's face like a lion By Amanda Pauley Comments Latest on MadeForMums Which pregnant celebs are due in 2018? Postpartum psychosis – just how many mums suffer from it? How much sugar is in your child's favourite ice lolly? Kimberley Walsh: ‘It killed me teaching my boys to sleep through the night'