What to do with crayons? How about 35 kids activities for them, other than coloring!
Everyone has at least one pack of crayons, right?
We seem to have them all over.
What to do with crayons, besides color?
My kids don’t like to color. [Seriously, anything but coloring… any experiment, art project, or even craft, and they’re all for it.] Although, we’ve just recently discovered twistables crayons, affiliate link, and the kids love them!
Well, turns out, a lot. I’ve searched for some fun ideas to do with our crayons, and came up with 35 uses for our crayons. Things to create with crayons [some craftier things], some art ideas for crayons, and even some activities to do with crayons!
Create with Crayons:
- Crayon Monogram Mama Mia’s Heart 2 Heart
- Upcycled Crayons hands on : as we grow
- Picture Frame Felt So Cute
- A Crayon Wrapped Dish The Celebration Shoppe
- Crayon Drawing Lanterns Herz-Allerliebst
- Crayon Egg Candles Red Ted Art
- Crayon Wreath Paint on the Canvas
- Melted Crayon Luminaries Aunt Peaches
- Melted Crayon Paperweights Fakin’ It
- Melted Crayon Batik Fabric Suzy’s Artsy Craftsy Sitcom
- Sandpaper Iron Transfer AlphaMom
Art with Crayons:
- Scribble Tape Resist Lines Across
- Wax Crayon Etching Nurture Store
- Melted Crayon Pointillism Art Helping Little Hands
- Baked Crayon Art Messy Kids
- Crayon Rubbings hands on : as we grow
- Melted Crayon Art on a Hot Day Kids Activities Blog
- Sandpaper Art Come Together Kids
- Decorate Easter Eggs hands on : as we grow
- Tree Leaf Shavings Let’s Lasso the Moon
- Stained Glass Leaves Having Fun at Home
- Draw in Crayon Shavings hands on : as we grow
- Watercolor Crayon Resist Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds
- Hair Dryer Melt Chasing Cheerios
- Tape Resist Initial Art Dilly Dali Art
- Shaving Cream & Crayons Kids Activities Blog
- Coloring on Warming Tray Paint Cut Paste
Activities with Crayons:
- Color Match & Sort hands on : as we grow
- Shades of Colors The Inspired Apple
- “The Crayon Box That Talked” Activity First Grade to the Core
- Water Balloons on Crayon Art No Time For Flash Cards
- Truck Crayon Drawing When You Never Expect Two
- A Bundle of Colors Teach Preschool
Need more inspiration for your crayons?
I have an ongoing collection on my Pinterest Color Me a Crayon board.
So, let’s be honest.
How many crayons do you have lying around, broken up, or not used.
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What will you do with your crayons?
The ENGAGE eBook of 5 weekly plans of activities is perfect for the preschooler age. Fun ways to get the kids moving, work on fine motor, do arts and craft projects and have fun as a family! Each weekly plan includes a handy supply list and activities broken down to know exactly what to do in a simple sentence or two.