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Easy Way To Recycle Old Crayons And Free Printable Coloring Pages

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It is very easy and fun when making recycled crayons. Homemade crayons are the fun and funky gifts for children. In this post will guide you how to make recycle crayons in any shape that you'd like. Moreover, we will share a website that offers a thousand of free printable coloring sheets for your little children.

The first thing is to prepare broken crayons, old crayons that your crayons fallen on the floor or under the desk, or you can use new crayons. This activity will be more fun if you and your kids go with together.

Children who are from 7 to 10 years old love to color. Even grown-ups also do too. A gift with crayons and coloring pages are the best presents for those who like color, and they appeal to everyone. Nowadays, internet is a useful tool for all people; we can find anything at here. The internet is a full packed with coloring sheets and a set of handmade crayons, they will inspire creativity and imagination for users. After guiding how to recycle crayons, we have listed place where you can download, print out a ton of free printable black and white coloring sheets.

How to make recycled crayons

Materials needed:

- Crayons (new or old)

- Silicon or metal muffin pan



Firstly, peeling off all the paper labels on crayons, next breaking the crayons into small pieces. You can do it by your hand or using a knife to chop them into smaller pieces. Then dividing broken crayons into the 12 cups in a silicon or metal muffin tin, you can divide them into different colors.


At here we have six cups are sorted and six cups are mixed. We like the sorted ones, but mixed ones also look cool.

Heating the oven to 230F, place the muffin tin in the oven, if you are sing a silicon muffin tin, you have to place on a baking sheets. Baking for 15-20 minutes. You need to use toothpicks to stir and rotate the pan as the mine is not melting evenly. Watch carefully when wax is mostly melted, you can pull the pan out.

Allow the muffin tin to cool completely. You can put it in the fridge that will help loose the crayons in a tin. You remember that don't put a hot pan in the fridge because it will heat the fridge and the food will be spoiled. Finally, pop the crayons out of the pan and you have cool crayons for your kids.


Here is our favorite Free Printable Coloring Pages. ColoringPagesOnly offers a ton of free coloring sheets for both young children and grown-ups. This website has listed many categories that are suitable for all of ages, for all genders such as: princesses, hello kitty, frozen, Moana, animals... for girls; cartoon, batman, Spiderman Coloring Pages, transport and more for boys. You choose your child's favorite categories and download or print out coloring sheets. Let kids use crayons, colored pencils or markers to color. The children will use their imagination and creativity to color for each coloring sheet.


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