Christmas Kids Craft: Homemade Snowflake Ornaments

Snowflake Ornaments: Easy Christmas Kids CraftThe trees are up in the kids bedrooms and they are ornament obsessed! They decorate their bedrooms trees with homemade ornaments each year and have been asking to make more ornaments since we made our angel ornaments last week.  So yesterday we made popsicle stick snowflake ornaments!

Snowflake Ornament Kids Craft with Popsicle Sticks

We started by gluing three craft sticks on top of each other (above) to form the snowflake shape.  We used these funky shaped ones we had leftover from making mini bow and arrows.

Painted Craft Stick Snowflake OrnamentsThen they painted the sticks with a paint brush.  They wanted to add glitter to the paint to see if it would make it sparkly.  It worked a little bit with the purple and blue paint, but was a total bust in the white.

Easy Homemade Snowflake Ornaments for Kids

 So, after they painted the snowflakes we added lots of silver glitter!

Easy Kids Ornament: Craft Stick Snowflakes

Once they were dry I hot glued twine to the top and they hung them on their trees!

Homemade Snowflake Craft Stick OrnamentsThey look so pretty sparkling on the trees!

Easy Kids Craft: Craft Stick and Button Snowflake Ornaments My oldest kept going and made some from colored popsicle sticks, buttons, and ribbons!

Do your kids like to make ornaments?  What will you decorate your snowflake ornaments with?

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  1. Mindi says

    One of our traditions is making ornaments not only for our tree but for our close family members as well. We have made some really cool ones over the years.

    • says

      Makes it so much more meaningful! Although at the rate we are going times 3 I am wondering if the grandparents are going to need multiple trees too!

  2. Jesse @ The Empowered Momma says

    What an easy to do ornament. This is being Pinned for sure. Thank you for sharing and for linking up to the Empowered Living hop. Hope to see you back again.

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