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How to make a melted crayon mandala

Make a Melted Crayon Mandala

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Gather your supplies

Gather your supplies

I got these crayons from my art teacher. They are very broken.

I got these crayons from my art teacher. They are very broken.

Draw your mandala (look at my how to draw a mandala guide)

Draw your mandala (look at my how to draw a mandala guide)

I like to sort my crayons

I like to sort my crayons

Put glue on one crayon. DO NOT USE HOT GLUE!!! If you do, it will melt when we melt the crayons.

Put glue on one crayon. DO NOT USE HOT GLUE!!! If you do, it will melt when we melt the crayons.

Place the glued crayon on the paper on the outside of your mandala

Place the glued crayon on the paper on the outside of your mandala

Add more crayons

Add more crayons

Yay!

Yay!

Place your beads

Place your beads

Then glue them down

Then glue them down

Let this dry overnight. In my case, let it dry until art class tomorrow.

Now glue your paper onto the cardboard

Now glue your paper onto the cardboard

And melt with your hair dryer! Ta Da!!!

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  • Thick paper
  • Permanent marker
  • Crayon bits
  • Glass mancala beads (optional)
  • Large peice of cardboard
  • Hair dryer