14 Things to Make with Crayons

Got some old, broken crayons hanging around? Here are 14 crazy cool things to make with crayons. Each idea just seems to be better than the next!

 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

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Crayons are known to be colorful, but a little lesser known trait of theirs is their versatility. From using the wax properties, to making the most of the vivid hues, these crayon crafts are simply amazing. They have been collected from various bloggers, all offering their best talent. Make sure to click through to each one to find the full tutorial!

 

Whether you’re collecting old crayon bits to make these crafts, or snagging some inexpensive bulk crayons to put to an alternative use, you’ll definitely find something here to suit you! Things to make with crayons range from kids’ crafts, to DIY recipes for beauty and play, and of course, some fun crafts for moms to make. 

 

 

14 Cool and Functional things to make with crayons

 

1. Add some colorful glamour to your playroom! Make a Faux Stone Rainbow Crayon Wall Art by Club Chica Circle.

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

2. DIY Crayon Candles by The Pinning Mama are perfect for gift giving. Make them in the recipient’s favorite colors.

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

3.  A fun craft to make together with your child, crayon initial art teaches about colors too, within the process! Click the image to learn how to make it.

Make and frame this beautiful DIY crayon initial art for your playroom or nursery! It's playful, graphic, and eye-catching, and a must-try for your children's decor. The coolest part: your child can help make this fun kids craft!

 

4. Mini Crayon Wreaths by Create Craft Love are another great way to spice up a creative nook. Plus, if you want to change your design afterward, you can still use those crayons for one of the other crayon crafts on this list. 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

5. You don’t need to wait until the holiday season to make these Melted Crayon Ornaments by Messes to Memories. They are pretty enough to display all year round. 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

6. Crayon Textured Play Dough adds another dimension to your child’s sensory and creative play! Plus, there’s a bonus way to play with play dough hidden inside that post. 

Make this super easy and fun crayon play dough recipe! Your child will love the extra sensory exploration. It's a fun crayon craft to use old crayons, and is an engaging kids activity as well!

 

7. Cute Crayon Treat Bags by Yesterday on Tuesday involve your child in a little back to school gift giving. People crayons are so much more fun to color with, aren’t they?

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

8. This Crayon Bouquet by momdot is another great crayon gift  – perfect for anyone who loves color!

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

9. Your child will be so pleased with the results of this DIY Wax Paper Lantern by Artsy Fartsy Mama. The colors shine bright! 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

10. Got a makeup-loving tween?  2-Ingredient Crayon Lip Gloss by momdot is a fun way to express herself. 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

11. Make Melted Crayon Art by 52 Kitchen Adventures – another great way to decorate a playroom or creative area!

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

12. Make these Fun Crayon Wands by Kids Activities Blog – they’re so easy! Color with them afterward – the drawings will be full of surprises. 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

13. Crayon Shavings Sun Catchers by Buggy and Buddy catch the light perfectly in your window. Click on the image below to see how to make them. 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

14. Oh, my, wow! How cool is this Milk Carton Crayon Ice Candle by Left Brain Craft Brain? The process is simple and fun for the whole family to make together, and then give as a gift. 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

 

Do you have any ideas for things to make with crayons? Comment below! Don’t forget to follow Moms & Crafters on Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter for many great ideas from bloggers around the globe!

 

Check out this amazing list of things to make with crayons! You can upcycle old crayon pieces or turn whole crayons into fun DIY projects, crafts, and recipes for play. Includes ideas for kids, teens, and adults.

 

 

 

 

5 Comments

  1. all great ideas. i pinned!

  2. Ooh, some of these are so cool! Crayon lipgloss? I kind of want to try that for myself. Pinning.

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  5. awesome stuff!!!

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