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This Week in Making: Maker Faire Cairo, Crazy Crayons, Casting Tips, and More

This Week in Making: Maker Faire Cairo, Crazy Crayons, Casting Tips, and More

This past week we went to Cairo for an amazing Maker Faire, learned what a pulse oximeter was, played with crayons, and more!

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It’s Crayola Crayon Day! Check Out These 7 Awesome Crayon Sculptures

It’s Crayola Crayon Day! Check Out These 7 Awesome Crayon Sculptures

Feeling nostalgic for that wax smell and drawing outside the line? Celebrate your crayon-love by checking out these rad crayon sculptures.

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Kid Crafts: St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Crayons

Kid Crafts: St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Crayons

Repurposing old crayons into new shapes is a great family-friendly activity, and a fantastic way to give creative kids a chance to make their own unique color combinations. Give it a try with this St. Patrick’s Day-inspired shamrock crayon tutorial!

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How-To: Crayon Heart Valentines

How-To: Crayon Heart Valentines

If store-bought valentines with cartoons saying sappy things isn’t your kid’s style, you’ll definitely want to take a look at this simple and lovely crayon heart valentines tutorial! Who knew that melted crayons could look so classy?

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Nature Scenes Made From Crayons

Nature Scenes Made From Crayons

Artist Herb Williams tried a lot of different materials before he discovered the virtues of making colorful sculptures from crayons, like these incredible nature scenes from his series “Call of the Wild.”

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Adventure Time Characters Carved from Crayons

Adventure Time Characters Carved from Crayons

Artist Hoang Tran matches characters from popular culture to their appropriate crayon color and then carves the character into the actual crayon, including an entire series of characters from Adventure Time.

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