These crayons from Medenka are made from 100% pure beeswax. The first thing you will notice is the beautiful honey smell that comes from the boxes – you won’t be able to stop smelling them! The crayons themselves come in two sizes – these are thinner in diameter, more like and standard crayon and are perfect for 3 years plus.
The crayons are made from pure virgin beeswax that has been produced in a pesticide and antibiotic-free environment. Combine the beeswax with natural food grade pigments and the crayons are safe when touching the mouth and skin, which also makes them safe if they are consumed. The crayons aren’t wrapped in paper – as they are so natural Medenka want physical contact when being used.
These are not suitable for 3 years and under – For 1 – 3 years, the thicker Junior option is more suitable (click here). These are thicker and shorter than standard crayons which promotes a better quality grip.
Medenka is the brainchild of two friends from Slovenia and their beeswax crayon creation is a joint effort between teachers, beekeepers and most importantly children! Slovenia is the only country in the EU to protect its native bee – beekeeping is in their DNA and they are putting this to good use. Originally a healthy snack company these crayons are their latest creation.