In just a few quick steps, customize your own box of Crayola Crayons, create an Art Case, or draw your own Stuffed Animal. It's easy and fun!
Add To Favorites
What to do with the shells, postcards, and other beach-related trinkets? Keep vacation memories safe inside this keepsake container.
Decorate a wooden craft box (or recycled cardboard box with a lid) however you like to hold mementos from any occasion. Here’s how this box was made. Use your imagination and any theme to decorate your container.
Cover your craft area with newspaper. Paint the box inside and out with Crayola Washable Kid’s Paints. Mix at least two colors for realistic ocean hues. Add a coat or two of Crayola Texture It! Tempera Mixing Medium for a sandy look, either before or after you paint. Use swirling brush strokes to achieve a wave look. Air-dry the paint.
Decorate the box with anything you like--fish, seaweed, starfish, seahorses, mermaids—made with Crayola Model Magic® modeling compound. Model Magic compound sticks to almost any surface, including itself. If you work on your box over several days, just store the pieces in a plastic container with a lid until you are ready to assemble everything.
To make fish, flatten ovals with your finger for the bodies. For tails and fins, attach little triangles.
Roll Model Magic into long and short worm-like shapes for seaweed.
Roll Model Magic compound flat with a marker barrel. Cut out starfish with Crayola Scissors or a plastic knife. Poke a toothpick into the surface for a textured look.
Sculpt mermaids and other sea creatures piece by piece (arms, head, and hair). A garlic press is perfect for making long hair!
When all of your pieces are ready, attach them to the box and/or to each other. Model Magic® dries to the touch overnight and dries completely in 2 to 3 days.
Add details, such as tiny fish eyes and mouths, with CrayolaMarkers. For glittery effects, use a coating of Glitter Glue. Air-dry the box before you use it to store your precious memories!
Let's make something!
With just a little paint and a few craft supplies you can transform an ordinary wooden spoon into a silly snowman for a
Add To Favorites
Create fun, unique party favors that your guests will love! Customize these twisty treat or gift holders to match any pa
Use Crayola Markers to capture your family in a colorful way with this Family Shadow Box, and give your dad a truly spec
What’s so great about your state? Creatively display all the amazing features your home state has to offer with this col
Give mom a colorful gift this Mother's Day by creating a flower wreath to brighten up her day! Use Crayola markers on co
Turn your favorite thing into a backpack pal! Make one for yourself and give one to a friend.
Craft a picture frame that will cause a buzz! Make this bee-themed frame to hold your favorite photo.
Create a colorful drip dye flower pot just in time for spring! This brightly colored pot is perfect for a bunch of flowe