- Crayola Acrylic Paint
- Crayola Washable Glue
- Crayola Paint Brush
- Crayola Scissors
- Sea Shells
- Wiggle Eyes
- Disposable Plate
- Chenille Stems
CIY Staff Tips:
- Add a second coat of paint to your seashell for added coverage if needed.
- Make any animals you want, including a turtle or flamingo!
Pick a seashell.
To make crab, pour red and yellow paint onto disposable plate.
Cover seashell with red paint.
Mix small amount of red and yellow paint with paint brush to create orange.
Add orange and yellow details to seashell with end and bristles of paint brush. Dry 1–2 hours.
Glue wiggle eyes to top of shell.
Cut 8 small pieces of chenille stem. Lightly bend 2 chenille stem pieces.
Glue chenille stem pieces to shell bottom as legs. Let all glue steps dry 1–2 hours.
Paint and decorate other shells for a fun-filled shellebration!