EDIT 11/5/2012: We are no longer selling custom crayon pieces in our Etsy shop. We are now focusing on a new jewelry project, so please check that out and we hope you enjoy the tutorial below! Edit: We are now selling custom crayon pieces in our Etsy shop! If you have questions about commissioning your own artwork, please see the shop or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Here’s our contribution to the melted crayon craze on Pinterest.
New Auburn HS from New Auburn, Wisconsin, won 1st place at the High School Nationals, as they showed the judges how to "Zip A Zipper" - Rube Goldberg style! Seventeen teams from around the US competed on April 5th at Waukesha County Technical College, Wisconsin, in the Rube Goldberg Machine Contest hosted by STEM Forward. Minooka Community High School from Minooka, Ill., placed second in the competition and McDonogh High School in Owings Mills, Md., placed third. Additional Awards presented at High School Nationals:Safety Award – St. Catherine’s High School, Racine, WIMost Rube-Like Machine – Columbia Christian HS, Magnolia, ARBest Design – Minooka Community High School, Minooka, Ill.Risk Award – St. Agnes High School, Houston, TXBest Presentation – Pius XI High School, Milwaukee, WIBest Construction – New Auburn High School, New Auburn, WIPeer Award - McDonogh High School, Owings Mills, Md