We love using crayons as much as the next crafty family. If you are like us, then you have a lot of broken crayons that you would love to reuse. Get inspired with this list of 18+ melted crayon craft ideas (#5 is our favorite)!
Ways To Melt Crayons
In the oven
With a hair dryer
With a heat gun
Naturally in the sun
Hot glue gun
Using an iron with wax or parchment paper
No matter what way you are choosing to melt crayons, make sure you take proper safety precautions with adult supervision.
Broken Crayon Crafts
We all love the feeling of a new box of crayons. But don't throw away those broken pieces just yet. You won't believe some of the different ways our favorite bloggers have made awesome crayon craft projects.
Even younger kids can enjoy adding crayons to a mold to help make crayons in your oven. Just make sure an adult takes care of all the steps until the wax cools. Get a free Valentine's Day printable and more with this great idea.
If you want a unique way to teach your children about symmetry then this melted crayon craft is for you. The best part about this butterfly idea is that it is less messy than a few others on the list due to using an iron on folded cloth.
Get all the tips and ideas for how to purchase silicone molds on sale to make all sorts of fun shapes. No matter what time of year, you can always find a crayon mold for you. These crayons pictured above are perfect for the upcoming Olympics!
If unicorns and hearts aren't the melted crayon craft your kids would like, consider making Lego-shaped crayons. While we love the Lego brick crayons, we may consider making crayon Lego figurines next!