Glow-in-the-Dark Chalk: A Non-Candy Halloween Treat
Looking for a Halloween goodie that’s not candy? DIY chalk in the shape of noses, fingers, bones, etc.
Consider giving crafts, not candy this Halloween. Not only will it last longer, it also doesn’t cause cavities. Giving out small toys and trinkets to trick-or-treaters is great way to support kids with food allergies. Put out your teal pumpkin and hand out glow-in-the-dark chalk this year.
Another added bonus of glow-in-the-dark chalk, the kids can help make it. They will have so much fun making and using this chalk, be sure to whip up an extra batch for them to keep.
- plaster of Paris
- warm water
- disposable cups
- disposable stir sticks
- glow-in-the-dark paint
- Halloween ice cube molds
Pour roughly 1/2 cup of Plaster of Paris into each disposable cup.
Add about 1 tbs. of warm water and 1 tbs. of glow-in-the-dark craft paint.
Mix well. Do all of this fairly quickly as plaster will begin setting up.
Pour colorful plaster into silicone molds. Smooth off the edges.
Allow the molds to dry at least 24 hours. Remove chalk from the molds and gently take off rough edges.
Day or at night this glow-in-the-dark chalk is fun for kids and adults to not only use, but also to make.
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