Watercolour Resist Mitten Garland

Create a cozy winter mitten garland—it’s a DIY garland you can hang at home! White crayon resist art is magically revealed by using watercolours.

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Supplies:

  • Crayola Crayons
  • Crayola Paint Brush
  • Crayola Watercolours
  • Crayola Scissors
  • Hole Punch
  • Cardstock
  • Disposable Cup
  • Water
  • Ribbon

CIY Staff Tips:

Steps:

1
Step 1

Draw mitten outlines with white crayon on white cardstock.

2
Step 2

Use white crayon to fill in the mittens with patterns, shapes, and designs.

3
Step 3

Paint over crayon with watercolours to reveal the resist. Dry 1–2 hours.

4
Step 4

Cut out mittens with scissors.

5
Step 5

Punch holes on both sides of the mitten cuff.

6
Step 6

String a piece of ribbon through the holes and trim to desired garland length.