Firefly Slime

Firefly Slime

What You'll Need:

Clear Glue of Choice 4 oz
Wood Sticks
Fine Sand Glitter
Measuring Spoons
Studio 71 Glow in the Dark Paint
Googley Eyes
Acetate Paper
Glue Dots
Snap-together Orbs
Baking Soda
Multi-purpose Contact Solution
Rubber Gloves

Difficulty Level: Beginner (with parental supervision)
Approximate Crafting Time: 15 Minutes

How to Make Firefly Slime

Take your slime to the next level when you make Firefly Slime! Add glow in the dark paint to your basic slime and have it light up all night.
  • 1 Add glue

    Pour entire contents of 4 oz. Clear Elmer's® glue into a bowl.

  • 2 Add baking soda

    Add 1 tsp. of baking soda and mix. Do not pour other ingredients in until you have blended the glue with baking soda. 

  • 3 Add glow-in-the-dark paint

    After mixing, add Studio71 glow-in-the-dark paint. Slime will have an off-white color. 

  • 4 Add contact solution

    Add 1 tsp. of contact solution.

  • 5 Mix slime

    Mix until slime forms and it begins to get harder to fix. 

  • 6 Knead slime

    Take the slime out and knead with both hands. 

  • 7 Add extra solution if needed

    While kneading, add ¼ tsp. of contact solution if substance is still sticky. 

  • 8 Make orb

    Add slime to orb and embellish the outside of the orb.