Types of Crayons?

Answer Young and old alike can use crayons as art tools. Children can begin using special baby-safe crayons as soon as they can hold them. Kids who love drawing with crayons may be more interested in art ... Read More »

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How many crayons are in the deluxe box of Crayola crayons?

There is no "deluxe" pack of Crayola crayons. The average school pack comes with 24 crayons. There are also boxes with 32, 48, 64, 96 and 120 crayons. The telescoping tower box has 150 crayons.Refe... Read More »

When were crayons invented?

Crayons were invented in 1903 by the chemicals company Binney and Smith. The brand name "Crayola" was invented by Alice Stead Binney, the wife of one of the founders, Edwin Read More »

How to Create Crayons?

This is a good project to do on a hot sunny day with your kids and old crayon stubs.

Art Activities Using Crayons?

For many students, the earliest attempts at art are marked by the use of crayons. Whether children know it or not, if they have been coloring at home in their preschool years, they have been creati... Read More »