Make Bubbles

A classic super fun activity for all ages

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  • Difficulty

    Easy
  • Exp Required

    None
  • Price Range

    $0, $.01 to $10, and $10 to $50
  • Uniqueness

    1
  • Complexity

    Simple
  • Min Number

    1
  • Age Range

    Child, Pre-teen, Teen, Adult, and Senior
Categories:
  • Crafts
  • Moods:
  • Cheer Up
  • Spread Cheer
  • Moods
  • Cheerful
  • Creative
  • Curious
  • Silly

Description

Make Bubbles

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Blow bubbles at home. Blow bubbles in the yard. Blow bubbles at the park. Blow bubbles EVERYWHERE!

Easy to make with a few simple ingredients. Here are a couple recipes and ideas for making and blowing bubbles.

Simple bubbles:
Water + Dishsoap (try various ratios of water to soap)
Easy to make but the bubbles may pop early.

Longer lasting bubbles:
2 cups warm water
1/3 cup dish soap
1/4 cup corn syrup

Long lasting bubbles – Glycerin is the key:
Dish Soap – 1 Cup
Water – 6 cups. (Distilled if you can get it)
Glycerin – 1 Tablespoon

Longest lasting super bubbles:
2 cups hot water
1/4 cup dish soap
1 (.25 oz)  packet gelatin
2 tablespoons glycerin

Things to use to blow the bubbles
Pipe Cleaners
Grocery twist ties
Straws
Sticks with a loop of string

Created By:

Jasmine

Crafts all day

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Price

$0.00

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Time of the day

24 Hours, Day, Night, Morning, Afternoon, Evening

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Duration

5 to 30 hours

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Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, All

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Children

NO

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Family

NO

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Adults

NO

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Indoor

YES

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Outdoor

YES

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At Home

YES

Resources & Materials

All of the things you need to enjoy this activity

Dish Soap

Dish Soap usually used for cleaning dishes but can be creatively used for crafts and activities like blowing bubbles.

Optional Resources & Materials

Optional things you can bring to enjoy more

Tips & Tricks

Use these tips & Tricks provided by our contributors to best enjoy this activity

Glycerin makes the bubbles last longer

Adding sugar will make the bubbles last longer, try corn syrup or glycerin if you have it.

Before

Things to do before you get started.

Make sure you have all of the ingredients.

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After

Things to do after your activity.

Might need to do a little clean up. Bubbles can get messy!

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