Put a spooky spin on crayon melting art! Make a Witch’s Cauldron as part of your bewitching DIY Halloween decorations.
1 Unwrap 2–6 crayons, then use crayon sharpener to create shavings.
2 Lay a piece of wax paper on a protected surface. Evenly sprinkle shavings onto wax paper.
3 Place a slightly larger piece of wax paper overtop and seal edges with duct tape.
4 With the help of an adult, use a hairdryer to melt shavings. Let cool 15 minutes.
5 Draw outline of a cauldron on construction paper, plus inner circle. Cut out both.
6 Place cauldron on wax paper and trace to fit within center of cauldron. Cut out.
7 Attach wax paper to back of cauldron with clear tape and flip over.
8 Hang in a window and let the light shine through this Halloween decoration!
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.