in this Instructable I will show you how to grow a crystal.
(the picture below is a little blurry but the crystal looks beautiful when the facets catch the light)
Step 1: Make your gethering implement
the gathering implement gathers all the tiny crystals.
Step 2: Heat up some water
heat ups some water so that when you add the borax it will disolve.
Step 3: Add coloring
add 4-6 drops of food coloring i used blue but you can use any color but blue stands out the most.
Step 4: Add water
add some water it doesn't amtter how much about half it good but I will leave that up to you.
Step 5: Add borax
add 10-12 table-spoons of borax 1 at a time and stir inbetween.
Step 6: Add button
just put your button on the pencil in the jar.
Step 7: After 2 hours
this is what it looks like after 2 hours.
Step 8: Finished!
now you are finished when you are done your crystal is done you should take it out when it looks like the picture below.