Do you want to make your own sidewalk chalk? It’s easy and fun! You can make neon sidewalk chalk that will look amazing on the pavement.
Plus, it’s a great way to get kids excited about science and art. They won’t be able to wait for you to mix up the ingredients so they can start drawing with their new creations!
Make this awesome DIY project in just minutes using things you probably already have at home. And once you try it out, we know you’ll love how bright and vibrant your sidewalk drawings are going to look! We guarantee that everyone who sees them is going to ask where they came from. Now isn’t that exciting?
Here’s how you can make your own neon sidewalk chalk with basic ingredients you may already have in your craft supplies. If you don’t have plaster of paris on hand, you can always make this eggshell sidewalk chalk recipe instead.
Neon Sidewalk Chalk
3 tablespoons plaster of Paris
2 tablespoons brightly colored paint powder (or glow in the dark paint powder)
1/4 cup water
Mix the dry ingredients together, then add the water, mixing well to completely incorporate pour into:
Molds that have been lightly greased with butter such as solid stick deodorant lids, silicone fudge molds, mini loaf pans that have been lined with foil.
Fold foil to make small long rectangles as displayed in the picture.
Let sit 30-60 minutes or more, gently loosen to remove.
These fun homemade chalk sticks make great, inexpensive gift basket additions.
We’d love to see some of your sidewalk chalk drawings… feel free to share them in the comments below!