Kool-Aide Tie Dye Activity – (FREE PRINTABLE ACTIVITY)

Kool-Aide Tie Dye Activity – (FREE PRINTABLE ACTIVITY)


Tie dyeing shirts with Kool-Aid is a fun and easy activity that will never get old! Kool-Aid tie dyeing is an awesome activity that is perfect for kids of all ages. With this fun and easy guide, you will be able to create some amazing Kool-Aid tie dye art with only a few ingredients.


  • T-shirts
  • Kool-Aid packets
  • Rubber bands
  • Vinegar (optional)
  • Plastic or glass bowls


  1. Gather your materials. Put the rubber bands on the T-shirts to create different patterns. You can get creative with the rubber bands and make any pattern you desire.
  2. In the plastic or glass bowls, mix two packets of Kool Aid with 1 cup of vinegar. If you would like the colors to be bolder, you can add more packets of Kool-Aid.
  3. Twist the t-shirt and secure with the rubber bands.
  4. With gloves on, dip the t-shirt in the Kool-Aid mixture and let it sit for 5-7 minutes.
  5. Once the desired look has been achieved, rinse the t-shirt until the water runs clear.
  6. Remove the rubber bands and let the t-shirt dry.
  7. Once dry, you have your very own Kool-Aid tie-dye t-shirt!

You can also get creative with this activity and make other accessories such as scarves, hats, and purses by following the same instructions.

Printable Activity Sheet:

You can download our printable activity sheet below to help your kids create their own Kool-Aid tie dye masterpieces!

Kool-Aid Tie Dye Activity Sheet


We hope you and your kids enjoy tie dyeing with Kool-Aid! Remember to have fun and stay creative! If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us.

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