- Crayola Crayons
- Crayola Crayon Sharpener
- Crayola Scissors
- Crayola Construction Paper
- Crayola No. 2 Pencil Crayola Glue Stick
- Crayola Markers
- Wax Paper
- Duct Tape
- Hair Dryer
- Wiggle Eyes
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 2–3 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.
Cut circle out of wax paper.
Sketch and cut out construction paper head, legs, and tail.
Glue head, legs, and tail to wax paper.
Flip wax paper over. Glue wiggle eyes to head.
Draw details with markers for an ex-shell-ent turtle suncatcher!