Homemade Crayons

Recipe by Mom2Rose
READY IN: 25mins
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • paraffin wax crayons, variety of colors (any brand crayons, NO paraffin needed, just crayons)
  • paraffin wax crayons, variety of colors (any brand crayons, NO paraffin needed, just crayons)
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DIRECTIONS

  • Preheat oven to 150°F Use an ungreased muffin, mini muffin tin or candy mold to make these crayons.
  • Parents: Use a butcher knife to chop of the old crayons into pea-size pieces, taking care to keep the colors separate so you kids can combine the colors as they like.
  • Children: Fill the tin or molds with the crayon pieces, arranging them in different designs as desired.
  • Bake until the waxes have melted, approximately 15-20 minutes.
  • Let the crayons cool and remove from tins/molds.
  • If they stick in the tins, place tin in freezer for an hour and the crayons will pop out.
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