Christmas Tree Crayon Melting

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Christmas Tree Crayon Melting

Christmas Crayon art

We LOVE melting crayons to make art at our house! So we took crayons (pieces really) and chopped them up. 
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Minnie put the different pieces on a small canvas to make a Christmas tree.
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I put the canvas on a cookie sheet and put in a preheated at 250 F for just 30 seconds.
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TADA! Her own impressionistic piece of art! She is so pleased with herself & is thrilled to have Christmas artwork to hang up in HER room =-)
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What is your favorite thing you’ve made with crayons?


  1. That's awesome!! I love melted crayons!! I hope you'll share this at my Preschool Christmas Party linky ( too!

  2. That tree turned out so cute! Where did you buy the canvas for this project?

  3. This is such a cute ideas! Does the crayon flake off after it cools? Wondering if it would pack okay in a suitcase for a grandparent gift.

  4. Wow, I have seen all those melted crayons before but never thought about using an oven:) Thanks for sharing this great project! blogging at homeschool website

  5. what a fun idea! Feel free to stop by and link your post up to Learn and Link
    Have a great weekend!

  6. Cute! I love how it turned out!