Fun project to do with the kids! Melted bead suncatchers - *Layer cheap plastic beads in cake pans (no lining required), melt at 400 degrees for 20 minutes. Let cool & then flip them out. Drill a hole in it to make it a suncatcher.
DIY Cake Stand : "cheap, plastic, transparent pony beads placed in a metal cake pan. Baked beads at 425 degrees for mins.until beads completely melted. Cool in the pan for about 20 minutes, pop out & glue onto a dollar store candle stick w/ glue.
Suncatcher by melting pony beads! Arrange beads in non-stick pan. Put in 400 degree oven for 20 minutes (I checked every five to be safe). Once removed from oven, allow to cool in pan. Pop out of pan and enjoy your creation!