Arts & Crafts

An Art with Salt

sumana Submitted by: sumana

Salt not only adds taste to our food but it can help us make beautiful art!

10 minutes
0 - 60 months
Group size
0 - 8 tots


  • 3 cups Salt
  • Color Powder (3 Different Colors)
  • 3 Empty water bottles
  • String
  • 1 piece Paper


  1. Put one cup of salt in each bottle.
  2. Add one color powder to each bottle until desired color is reached.
  3. Tie the bottle to a rope and hang it upside down a few feet above the paper.
  4. Poke a medium sized hole in the bottle to let the salt out. Then swirl the bottle around.
  5. Your child can make something abstract or some shapes.