Leprechaun Trap with Slime

Leprechaun Trap and Slime

Build your very own trap and lure those pesky leprechauns in with St. Patty's slime and coins, made with Crayola Model Magic.



Supplies Needed: Green Construction Paper, Cardboard Box, Crayola School Glue, Crayola Glitter Glue, Crayola Fine Line Ultra-Clean Washable Markers, White Construction Paper, Paintbrush, Tulle, 2 Bowls, Stir Stick, Baking Soda, Lotion, Contact Lens Solution, Green & Yellow Crayola Model Magic, Water, Small Glass Jar, Wooden Dowel

  • 1.

    To create the leprechaun trap trace the sides of the cardboard box onto the green construction paper and cut out each piece. Save the excess construction paper for later!

  • 2.

    Attached the green construction paper pieces to each side of the box using Crayola School Glue.

  • 3.

    Take the excess construction paper and cut out waves and other shapes and glue them on top of the box to create a pattern and help camouflage the box. Use Crayola Glitter Glue to add sparkle to the top of the box as well.

  • 4.

    Take a piece of white construction paper and Crayola Fine Line Ultra-Clean Washable Markers and colour a rainbow. Cut out the rainbow and attach it to the side of the box using Crayola School Glue.

  • 5.

    Add tulle clouds and spread Crayola Glitter Glue all over the box for a sparkly finish.

  • 6.

    To make the slime take a bowl and add ¾ cup of Crayola School Glue. Mix in 1/8 TSP of baking soda & 1 TBSP of lotion.

  • 7.

    After mixing the glue, baking soda and lotion, mix in 2 ½ - 3 TSP of Contact Lens Solution, ½ TSP at a time.

  • 8.

    In a second bowl mix together ¼ cup Green Crayola Model Magic and 1/8 cup of water until the Model Magic is dissolved in the water.

  • 9.

    Mix the two bowls together and use your hands to knead the slime.

  • 10.

    Place the slime into a small glass jar .

  • 11.

    Build the stand with a small piece of Crayola Model Magic and the wooden dowel and place the jar of slime underneath. Create a trail of coins using Crayola Model Magic and Crayola Glitter Glue. Now you’re ready to lure Leprechauns!