Hot glue guns are one of the most useful tools to have around if you do any sort of DIY craft projects. In a pinch, a dab of hot glue can make a world of difference. However, it’s not always easy to find the sticks in the right color. Usually you’re just stuck with the boring clear stuff, which can stick out like a sore thumb if you’re not careful. Wouldn’t it be great if you could make your own colored sticks? Well you can.
One crafty person discovered that you can make your own by essentially melting down regular hot glue sticks and part of a crayon. You’ll need a few other tools to accomplish your task, but it’s really a simple process. With the wide variety of crayon colors available, you should be able to match virtually any color by following this guide.