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Crafts and Projects

Sand Crafts

Sand Treasure Box


  • Empty shoe box, Cardboard egg Container
  • Paint
  • Craft Glue
  • Clean Sand
  • Food Colouring (optional)


  • Paint Box solid colours and let dry
  • Spread glue in random patterns over box lid
  • Sprinkle clean dry sand onto the wet glue
  • Let dry
  • (you may wish to repeat a few times until pattern is complete using different colours of sand
    • Place small amounts of clean sand in small pile on wax paper
    • Add small amount of different colours of food colour to each pile
    • Mix well
    • Let dry
    • Store in sealed container)