How to Make Your Own Colorful Sand - Mom. make your own sand - using salt and food coloring. Good idea for a lot of things! If you really like arts and crafts an individual will really like this website!
Make your own colored sand using only TWO common household ingredients; So easy to make and so much cheaper than the store bought stuff! Epsom salt or another preferred salt variety Food coloring or liquid watercolors Large zip seal bags
Make colored sand art by stirring a chalk stick in a bowl of salt. it changes the color. Stir less for light color and more for dark richer color. (I used to do this with salt and food coloring. but the chalk stick idea is brilliant!
Spring Activities for Kids: Drawing Outside with Spring-Colored Sand
I have also seen similar centerpieces that use epsom salts instead of sugar. You could also sprinkle a mix of pearls/gems. Sand (or sugar), faux pearls, a 3 candle. An easy DIY wedding centerpiece idea.