Get smart curated videos delivered to your inbox.   SUBSCRIBE
The Kid Should See This

Making a Flying V guitar with eight mega jawbreakers

After crafting an electric guitar from 1200 colored pencils, custom guitar maker Burls Art set out to make a new sweet Flying V-style guitar. This time it’s made from eight mega jawbreakers, each cut in half and immortalized in epoxy.

He captures and explains each step of the project in this video: I Built a Guitar Out of 8 Mega Jawbreaker Candies.

jawbreaker guitar
jawbreaker guitar
Watch this next: How are jawbreakers made?

This Webby award-winning video collection exists to help teachers, librarians, and families spark kid wonder and curiosity. TKSST features smarter, more meaningful content than what's usually served up by YouTube's algorithms, and amplifies the creators who make that content.

Curated, kid-friendly, independently-published. Support this mission by becoming a sustaining member today.

🌈 Watch these videos next...

‘This little light of mine’ performed by Sister Rosetta Tharpe in 1960

Rion Nakaya

Do M&Ms dissolve in water?

Rion Nakaya

B.B. King & Lucille: Nobody Loves Me But My Mother

Rion Nakaya

An electric guitar made from 1,200 colored pencils

Rion Nakaya

How are words added to hard candies?

Rion Nakaya

How are jawbreakers made?

Rion Nakaya

Howard Lee’s hyperrealistic drawing illusions

Rion Nakaya

Alma Flamenca – The Art of Making: Making a Flamenco Guitar

Rion Nakaya

Didn’t It Rain: Sister Rosetta Tharpe Live in Manchester (1964)

Rion Nakaya