Crayola Crayon Day is an annual fun celebration observed on March 31st of every year. Your childhood drawings would range from the hut to mountains and flowers. Of course, all of them are picture perfect as with the crayon colouring you have done. Crayola Crayon is one of the most famous crayon company that has introduced some 400 colours of crayons. The different shades of violet to the red colour of the Crayola Crayon will meet all your drawing needs and is safe to use. So colouring any pictures with multiple colours is made simple as with the introduction of crayons. Why wait? Let out your inner child to draw your imaginations and colour it with the Crayola Crayons to make the Crayola Crayon Day celebration a joyful day.
“Life is like a box of crayons. Most people are the 8-colour boxes, but what you’re really looking for are the 64-colour boxes with the sharpeners on the back. I fancy myself to be a 64-colour box, though I’ve got a few missing.” – John Mayer
History of Crayola Crayon Day
The origin, history, and the year from when the Crayola Crayon Day has been in celebration is unknown. The creator or the organization which came up with such a celebration Day is also not known. However, the history of Crayola Crayon dates back to 1900s. The production of Crayola Crayon was introduced in the year 1903 by Binney & Smith Company of Easton to the world of artists. One of the founders of Binney & Smith Company named Edwin Binney when working with his wife, Alice Stead Binney had begun his own famous product line of wax crayons on June 10, 1903.
The crayons are since then sold under the brand name Crayola. The name Crayola was coined by Alice Binney who was a former schoolteacher. It comes from the French word craie which means “chalk” and ola means “oleaginous” or “oily.” Since then, Crayola Crayon has got a core set of 120 crayon colours and is extending its number. The Crayola Crayon have also come out with many unique sets of crayons ranging from the metallic coloured crayons to gem tones colours and scented ones.
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How to Celebrate Crayola Crayon Day
Celebrating the Crayola Crayon Day is very simple. Get to know about the Crayola Crayon and its different shades. Take a colouring book and start colouring it using the different shades of Crayola Crayon. Use the different shades of the Crayola Crayon in your picture to make the picture a bright, colourful and beautiful one. Unleash your creativity by mixing up the colours and the celebration will not end until your colouring imagination stops. Encourage children around to colour and turn out this Day into a fun celebration. If you are an artist, then conduct a competition for your children and make them colour it. Award prizes for the best picture. You can share your Crayola Crayon colouring pictures on the social media using the hashtag #CrayolaCrayonDay.