Making Muffin Crayons

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Introduction: Making Muffin Crayons

Making muffin crayons is a fun way to reuse old crayons


Step 1: Get Supplies and Tools

Grab your Supplies+Tools
       Supplies:
               
Old Broken Crayons
               (mini)Muffin Tin Liners
             Tools:
                
Oven
                 X-Acto knife or utility knife
                 Containers

Step 2: Sort Crayons

Sort crayons by color But only in big groups (it wil help later)
I used jars but you could use bowls or any other container.

Step 3: Peel Crayons

Now use your X-Acto knife to cut a slit down the whole wrapper of the crayon and take it off
Other way is if you have kids (probably where you got crayons from anyway)have them peel by just pulling the wrapper off piece by piece

Step 4: Preheat Oven

Preheat oven to 275 degrees

Step 5: Sort and Break the Crayons

You already have them in large groups so make whatever mixed colors you want within the color groups but break them in pieces so they fit in whatever size muffin tin you use  Add the liner .  Wax STICKS!!!!!!!!!

Step 6: Put It in the Oven

Put the tin in the oven for 20-25 minutes

Step 7: Take It Out

Take out the liquid wax and let cool in the muffin tin for 25 minutes 



WARNING just because its solid on the outside doesn't mean there isn't hot wax on the inside give it sufficient cooling time

Step 8: Draw and Enjoy

Draw

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