Hi! My name is Nicole and I am the creator of Original Recycled Rainbow Crayons™.
I was the first person on Etsy ever to sell a recycled crayon and have been handcrafting whimsical creatures and unique shapes out of recycled crayons for 8+ years (at the start of Etsy.com).
I create colorful Rainbow Crayons™ in 180+ shapes and sizes. I absolutely love working with recycled and repurposed crayons for my creations. Many people do not realize how labor intensive collecting, peeling, and melting thousands of crayons can be!
My inspiration to begin creating Recycled Rainbow Crayons came from my experiences as an Elementary Art Teacher. It was my first year teaching and I was planning a texture unit with kindergarten around the time of Earth Day. I wanted to find a way to teach my enthusiastic, young artists about being…
- Born on July 10
- Joined November 28, 2007