AUTOPLAY
Optical Mixing Top!
11 steps
Collect your materials - one 4” piece of 1/8” dowel, two hobby wheels & pieces of sticky craft foam.
1
Wrap small piece of stick foam close to the end of the stick.
2
Slide one wheel down and secure with craft foam on other side.
3
Test your top!
4
Add two colors of craft foam to make colored wings that spin!
5
If the wheel rotates on the axle, it won’t spin well! Fasten it tightly with more sticky foam.
6
Watch the two primary colors - red and blue - blend into a secondary color - purple!
7
Add another wheel to make a double decker top!
8
Add different colors - red and yellow make orange!
9
Create a spinning zone to keep your top from running away!
10
Have a great time mixing colors with your eyeballs!
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