-Sift sand to remove any large rocks or other debris
- Put your sand into baking dishes (dish per color)
-Add some water to your sand, you want your sand wet but not soaked (if it gets to wet that is ok it just takes longer to dry)
-Add food coloring to your sand, as much as you need to get the desired color and mix this together vigorously
-Place pans in the oven at 200 for about 5 - 10 minutes. Take the sand out while it is still a bit wet and let it dry on its own over night.
Recipe number 2
Paper plates (for sand)
Containers or zip lock bags to put sand in
-Pour a small amount of sand onto a paper plate.
-Take one color of chalk and “write” on the sand in a circular motion.
-Gently shake the plate to help mix the sand and continue until you get the desired color.
-Place this sand in the containers or zip lock bags
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