Water Colors


  • 1 cup baking soda
  • 3/4 cup vinegar
  • 2 Tbsp. corn syrup
  • 1 cup cornstarch
  • Food coloring


  1. In a small bowl, mix together the first four ingredients in the order given.
  2. Pour mixture into ice cube tray or other mold until 3/4 full;  add food coloring until desired colors are reached.
  3. Allow to dry overnight until thoroughly dry.

Use as you would any other water color.