Feeling a bit more DIY than usual? Then how about making your very own natural paint? Like most DIY projects, it’s cheaper than buying, and you can have the satisfaction of claiming a paint as your very own. One popular recipe calls for flour, water, clay, and mica, but you'll find an abundance of other recipes online. Sample a few and find one that works best for you. Once you do, you’ll have a great paint to rely on, and also a splendid housewarming gift to give.