A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 295,106
Currently Running With Scissors:
633 Guests and 21 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 [2]  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: My crack at rainbow crayon art with a super easy tute! :D  (Read 9587 times)
Tags for this thread: tutorial  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
NinnNinn
« Reply #10 on: October 26, 2011 07:15:54 PM »

i am definitely going to be trying this one!
THIS ROCKS   Logged
angelofthelastday
Offline Offline

Posts: 161
Joined: 20-Aug-2010

Beware: objects in glass are actual size.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #11 on: October 31, 2011 05:37:58 PM »

Thanks, guys! Was this really featured? I must have missed that!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

crazydoc
"Never, ever give up" - Winston Churchill "Never, ever grow up" - Dr. Seuss
Offline Offline

Posts: 793
Joined: 07-Jul-2006


View Profile WWW
« Reply #12 on: December 25, 2012 08:20:54 AM »

Here's my first try at crayon melting. It was SUCH fun. I'm definitely going to do this again, and likely use your super shadow box idea! This one was on an ordinary canvas with some silhouette cut outs.

I wonder if using Crayola brand would improve the quality. I bet it would. I got some clumpiness on the drips (which is ok with me), but I rather like that flat, well-blended look, as well.

~CrazyDoc~

THIS ROCKS   Logged

Shhhhhhhhh...it's Strictly Top Secret...
strictlytopsecret.e tsy.com
MickeymooMichelle
« Reply #13 on: December 27, 2012 08:36:34 AM »

This is something my daughter would LOVE to do!

I do like this!  Thumbs up
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Self confessed crafter!
Morgok
« Reply #14 on: January 01, 2013 07:00:21 PM »

 wow it blows my mind   Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged
jinnyly
« Reply #15 on: January 04, 2013 01:18:24 AM »

Different brands have different concentrations of colour pigmentation. Crayola seems to have great pigments whereas RoseArts tend to have more wax than pigment. Hence why some of the melted non-Crayola crayons look translucent. Also depending on the type of wax, there are different melting temps. Cheesy

I don't work for Crayola....I just like melting them.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 [2]  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Prepare Lemongrass
How to Add Flavor to Plain Rice
How to Make Rice Pilaf
How to Steam Rice
How to Store Rice
Latest Blog Articles
@Home This Weekend: Fairy Garden
CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos: 30th Birthday Tattoo
April 17, 2014 Featured Projects

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.