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As easy as A-B-C! Upcycle Kraft Macaroni and Cheese noodles & cardboard box into a colorful DIY picture frame.



CRAYOLA Scissors

CRAYOLA Washable Paint

CRAYOLA No-Run School Glue

CRAYOLA Glitter Glue

Disposable Bowl

Clear Tape


CRAYOLA Paint Brush

CRAYOLA Metallic Markers

Kraft Macaroni and Cheese


Photo of Child


Remove cheese packet from macaroni and cheese box. Pour macaroni into bowl.

Cut box into individual panels and cut back panel in half, then flip over to plain side.

Use ruler to sketch square. Cut out to create frame opening.

Paint frame. Dry 1 to 2 hours. Add second coat of paint. Dry 1 to 2 hours.

Glue macaroni to frame to create designs like butterflies, flowers, or ladybugs. Dry 15 minutes.

Color macaroni with markers.

Add sparkly details with glitter glue. Dry 3 to 4 hours.

Flip over and tape photo to back of frame, facing up.

Display your photo and use leftover noodles to create a delicious bowl of Kraft Mac and Cheese!

Experiment making different picture frame borders and patterns! Show us yours by tagging @CRAYOLA and @KRAFTMacnCheese using #KRAFTMacnColor

Want more macaroni ideas? Check out our Kraft Mac and Creatures project!



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