Peeling Crayons QuicklyHave you ever worn out your fingers peeling off tiny pieces of crayon wrapper bit by bit? Have you ever started a project just to quit ten minute in, because peeling the crayons was just too tedious and hard? I am about to blow your mind. Seriously. This one tiny little tip makes peeling crayons quickly an easy task that even young children can do.
How to Peel Crayons Quickly
Are you ready for it? The secret to peeling crayons is to soak them in water first. That's it. Once the wrappers are nice and wet they peel off easily. My boys help me peel our crayons after they've soaked, and this is a great activity for boosting fine motor skills. The wet wrappers are soft, and they peel right off without any scraping or cutting or frustration. As you can see in the pictures, some of the crayons didn't come completely clean, but for the most part this tip makes crayon peeling a cinch.