Chinese culture is rich and beautiful, yet very far away. Bring home the Chinese New Year with cultural crafts for kids like this creative Chinese Flying Dragon Marionette. The colorful flying dragon makes for visually impressive paper crafts.
DIY Cake Stand : "cheap, plastic, transparent pony beads placed in a metal cake pan. Baked beads at 425 degrees for mins.until beads completely melted. Cool in the pan for about 20 minutes, pop out & glue onto a dollar store candle stick w/ glue.
***seems easier than the blowdryer idea! Plus you dont have alm of those crayons up top!**** Use an old glue gun and feed crayons through it to make art. Gotta try this They sell small glue guns at dollar stores
Use duct tape for words. Place crayons on top. Blow dry on high heat till crayons melt. Blow dry side to side to blend colors. Slowly remove duct tape to reveal words. I've seen the crayon thing before, but love the duct tape idea!
making letters with hot glue gun: wax paper, glue gun, dish soap, and printed words. Place the wax paper over the printed word, cover wax paper with thin layer of dish soap mixed with a tiny bit of water. Trace the letter outline with glue gun.