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Level: Primary, Junior, Middle School, High School
Grades: K and up | Age: 5 yrs and up| Written by: Andrea Mulder-Slater
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This is an all purpose easter egg dye recipe you can make at home using food coloring.

What You Need:
What You Do:
  1. Pour water into the bowl(s). If there isn't water enough to cover your eggs, double (or triple) the recipe.
  2. Add the food coloring and vinegar.
  3. Lower eggs into the dye.
  4. Leave eggs in the dye until desired color is achieved. If you want a darker color, add more food coloring.
  5. Remove the eggs and let dry

Video Tutorial


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