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Wax Works Bugs - Project #5

Time: 2-3 Class Periods
Difficulty: Moderate
Cleanup: Little or None

Creativity Street Wax Works
Wiggle Eyes
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Create exciting, two- or three-dimensional sculpture bugs with Wax Works! Then add embellishments, such as wiggle eyes, feathers and chenille stems.


  • Step 1
    Start by twisting a body shape with one or two colors of wax.
  • Step 2
    Add a head, legs and features with additional colors of Wax Works.
  • Step 3
    Remember, Wax Works sticks are not only fun but they're re-usable, so make some more bugs!
  • Optional Tip 1
    Add movable eyes for a fun facial feature.
  • Optional Tip 2
    Pipe cleaner scraps make terrific antennae or legs!
  • Optional Tip 3
    Add a magnet to the back of a bug to make a cute refrigerator decoration!

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