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!
SAND ART for kids is great for all year round creativity. Use it as a Diwali craft and make Rangoli patterns or for abstract or process art. Homemade coloured sand is great for exploring transitory and collaborative art and for the children to experiment
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!
Listens to Aboriginal stories and songs and views Aboriginal artworks and dance. My preschoolers loved this today. Exploring aboriginal storytelling symbols through sensory play - ochre coloured sand. By Kelly Slip
Epsom salts and food coloring. Make your own edible play sand in vibrant colors- this is a great sensory material for babies who are still in the mouthing stage. While I doubt they will eat much it is nice to not have to worry if they sneak a taste.