Starving Artist

This game comes from Austin Scott and it looks amazing. I hope you’re brave enough to try it!


Teams try to recreate a famous painting using only food for paint.

Pro Tips:

Use thick (not watery) food items.


  • Canvas

  • paint brushes

  • various food items

  • picture of famous painting

How to Play:

  1. Put together two or more teams (2 or 3 on each team)

  2. Give each team a canvas, paintbrushes, and various food items (mash up peas, baby carrots, black beans, cranberry sauce, mustard, etc.)

  3. Show them the painting they are recreating and give them 4 minutes or so to complete it.

  4. Winner chosen by crowd applause.