- Crayola Crayons
- Crayola Markers
- Crayola Scissors
- Crayola No-Run School Glue
- Crayon or Pencil Sharpener
- Duct Tape
- Wax Paper
- Hair Dryer
CIY Staff Tips:
- This craft includes the use of a hair dryer. Adult assistance required.
- A pencil sharpener will work if you don’t have a crayon sharpener on hand.
Unwrap 3–4 crayons, then use crayon sharpener to create shavings.
Lay piece of wax paper on protected surface. Evenly sprinkle shavings onto wax paper.
Place slightly larger piece of wax paper overtop. Seal edges with duct tape.
With the help of an adult, use hair dryer to melt shavings. Let cool 15 minutes.
Sketch 4 equal-sized hearts on wax paper. Cut out.
Draw festive message and shamrock stem on cardstock with markers.
Glue wax paper hearts around stem to complete shamrock. Dry 1–2 hours.
Give this sham-rockin' craft to a lucky friend or family member!