The perfect combination of art project and learning activity that helps kids with letter identification. 

Are you looking for a quick and easy learning activity? Try this amazing water color letter hunt activity. Using just watercolors and a white crayon, you can create a super exciting and engaging art project that helps kids learn their ABCs! This toddler activity is so easy to set up and is perfect for quiet time, rainy days, or when you just need a few minutes to get things done! 

A fun way to teach your preschooler their alphabet! The hidden letters appear as you paint over the sheet. Great way to help with letter recognition.

This watercolor art activity takes just a minute to set up and will keep your kids busy for quite a while. I just love low prep activities for kids! If you’re looking for a fun preschool at home activity then grab your watercolors and a white crayon and create some magic for your kids!


  • Watercolors
  • White Crayon
  • White Paper
  • Cup of Water 

Create some magic for your kids with this easy and fast letter hunting activity. All you need is a white crayon, paper, and watercolors and you’ll be able to send your kids on a magical journey to find the alphabet. This kids’ activity is great for preschoolers learning letters. You could even write upper and lower case letters and let your kids find the pairs. What a great activity to make learning the alphabet fun!

Hunting For ABCs

Start by using the white crayon to write letters all over the white paper. The letters will be very hard to see.

Now let your kids use the watercolors to paint on top of the crayon letters. As they paint the letters are revealed like magic!

Looking for some fresh ideas for alphabet activities? These will have your kids begging for more! Magically appearing letters? Yes, please! All you need for this activity is a white crayon and some watercolors. Using a white crayon, write the letters A-Z on a white piece of paper.

As my daughter revealed each letter, I asked her a few questions. What is the name of the letter? Is it a capital or lower case letter? Did she see any more of that same letter on the page? 

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More Ways To Use This Easy Learning Activity 

My kids absolutely loved this literacy activity so much that I had to make 4 or 5 more sheets of hidden letters before they were done.

For older kids try writing words or phrases for them to find and read. If your kids are younger and not quite ready for letters, try drawing pictures and see if they can use their magic water colors to reveal the hidden image!

This Alphabet Crayon Resist activity is a fun letter learning and ABC activity for kids combining a fun art project!

This is one of my favorite art activities for kids. I love that it combines painting (creativity) and letter learning (language). This watercolor letter hunt helps kids with letter recognition and fine motor skills while they have fun! It’s like a scavenger hunt. So, if you’re ready to create a little magic at home, try this amazing watercolor letter hunt painting project today! 

Need a fun activity to get you through the morning? Try making this magic hidden letter painting activity! It's perfect for preschoolers learning their letters. This fun art project is the perfect combination of art and literacy. Easy way to learn the alphabet. Do you have a little one who's learning the alphabet? Try this quick and easy activity that teaches letter recognition and art all in one. Watercolor letter hunt is a fun, low prep activity for kids that helps with letter identification, fine motor skills, and so much more. All you need is a white crayon and some watercolor paints to make the best painting activity for kids. easy, fast, and fun painting activity for kids using just watercolors and a white crayon. This crayon resist art project is perfect for little learners working on letter identification. What a fun way to learn the alphabet!


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