This project uses hot tap water, not boiling water, so it's safer for young crystal growers. Place the crystal solution in the refrigerator and get sparkly needle-like crystals within a few minutes to a few hours. It's that easy! 1/2 cup Epsom salt 1/2 cup hot tap water food coloring (optional) instructions here: http://chemistry.about.com/od/crystalrecipes/ht/cupofcrystals.htm
How to grow your own crystal necklace DIY with alum salt. Make crystals at home. This also works as a great science project for children or a cute original gift for a friend. Click through for the full tutorial / DIY including a printable step-by-step checklist.
OK you guys, I think I've fallen in love with another kids activity. These crystal stars are awesome! Any activity where I get to make something beautiful from bright rainbow colours, and I'm totally on board!
How to make crystal egg geodes (or diamonds in a lid
How to make crystal egg geodes (or diamonds in a lid) - Magical Daydream: grow your own crystal egg geode in an eggshell with alum, fun DIY, craft or science project for children. Including a free printable checklist in blogpost
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