Home    Subscribe    Write for Us    FAQ    Contact    HubGarden    Login
Share your craft ideas for a share of the ad revenue. Click on Write For Us.

Stegosaurus Soap

by Jane (follow)
5 to 10s (616)      Over 10s (384)      Medium (247)      Dinosaur (16)      Mold (3)      Soap (2)     


stegosaurus soap, dinosaur soap, homemade soap, DIY soap tutorial, mold your own soap, melt and mold soap, novelty soap, kids soap, homemade soap tutorial
Stegosaurus soap


Mould your own themed soap to make hand washing much more fun. We made a stegosaurus but you could make any shape depending on what mold you can find. If you're making large quantities, it's probably cheaper and more effective to buy specialist 'melt and pour' soap as a starting material. However, if you're just making a few pieces, a bar of transparent soap from the supermarket will do the trick.

Warning - this activity involves chopping and very hot liquids, so parental supervision is required.

Time: 10 minutes
Age: 5-10's, Over 10's
Level: Medium

Materials
Transparent soap (we used Pears brand)
Microwaveable container
Silicone muffin mould



melted soap, soap in microwave, molten soap, pears soap melt, pears soap microwave, microwave soap, how to melt soap, transparent soap
Our dinosaur mould was bought in KMart Australia




melted soap, soap in microwave, molten soap, pears soap melt, pears soap microwave, microwave soap, how to melt soap, transparent soap
Transparent soap


Method
Chop the soap bar into chunks - the smaller the better.
Put soap chunks into a dry microwaveable container.



stegosaurus soap, dinosaur soap, homemade soap, DIY soap tutorial, mold your own soap, melt and mold soap, novelty soap, kids soap, homemade soap tutorial
Soap chunks ready to melt


Heat in microwave on low power for 10 seconds at a time, swirling the container at each interval to help melt the soap chunks.
Stop as soon as it's just melted - make sure you don't overdo it by letting the soap start to bubble.



melted soap, soap in microwave, molten soap, pears soap melt, pears soap microwave, microwave soap, how to melt soap, transparent soap
Melted soap


Pour straight into the silicone muffin mould. The melted soap will start to solidify very quickly so you need to do this step immediately.



stegosaurus soap, dinosaur soap, homemade soap, DIY soap tutorial, mold your own soap, melt and mold soap, novelty soap, kids soap, homemade soap tutorial
Melted soap in mould


Leave to cool and set for at least an hour.
Pop out the soap from the mould.



stegosaurus soap, dinosaur soap, homemade soap, DIY soap tutorial, mold your own soap, melt and mold soap, novelty soap, kids soap, homemade soap tutorial


Categories
#5 to 10s
#Over 10s
#Medium
#Dinosaur
#Mould
#Soap
I like this Article - 19
[ print friendly ]
More Articles by Jane
These yummy bite-sized frozen smoothie pops are so easy that even little kids can make them with...
10 likes
Create this cute little whale purse to store tiny treasures
11 likes
Here's a quick and easy laminated cake topper made from a child's drawing
9 likes
Here's how to make a quick and easy metallic necklace by laminating aluminium foil
6 likes
This pretty fairy card is easy to make and is an ideal birthday card for a best friend
10 likes
Reusable shopping bags are popular to cut down on plastic waste
13 likes
view all articles by Jane
Articles by Jane on Other Hubs
If you have an ever-changing profusion of kids' artwork to display, it makes sense to have a way to ...
8 likes
Baby wipes are great at removing all sorts of marks and stains from walls or carpets
299 views
Up, up and away! Hot air balloons brighten up any children's bedroom or playroom and you can pick fa...
9 likes
Create a wave box to hold party snacks or treats for an Under The Sea or Pirate themed kids party
8 likes
ID: 2863
[ Submit a Comment ]
This is very cool - it would make a great hand made birthday present!
Trending Articles
Learn how your body works with this simple science activity for kids using a few handy materials
8 likes
Box pinatas are a quick and easy alternative to papier mache pinatas
8 likes
For some students, math isnʼt always their favorite subject
1 like
Loom flowers are so easy, so fun, and if you make your own loom and use leftover yarn, they wont cos...
8 likes
With a flower loom, kids can easily create cute flowers, out of yarn, that can be used to decorate j...
3 likes
If your child loves to draw, this is a great activity for them to encourage their creativity
1 like
Upcycle a breakfast cereal box and hop into Easter with this cute Easter Bunny Mask
3 likes
Here's how to make a colourful elephant from a recycled milk bottle and tissue paper
9 likes
This cute and fun Christmas card can be made by little ones with the help of an adult
3 likes
Snowmen crafts are fun at Christmas and this one is simple, quick and cheap to make
6 likes
Categories
Under 5s (592)
Any Age (405)
Over 10s (384)
Baby (12)
Links (1)
Easy (883)
Medium (247)
Hard (37)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version