Ginger Snap Crafts: Popsicle Stick Snowflake {tutorial}

Popsicle Stick Snowflake {tutorial}

Good morning! Today I am excited to be taking part in Craft Lightning again. :) This month is all about holiday crafts. When I think of winter, Christmas & the holidays, the first thing I think about is snow! We are all dreaming of a white Christmas, right? ;) Today I’m excited to share this Popsicle Stick Snowflake tutorial with you. Your kiddos will love making these on a cold, snowy day! :)

Popsicle Stick Snowflake at #popsiclestick #crafts


For this project you will need:
popsicle sticks (large and regular sizes)
white paint
paint brush
white school glue (or a hot glue gun)
spray adhesive


First, you will paint your popsicle sticks. When I’m painting a bunch of popsicle sticks at once, I love to use a rolling brush. It makes it so much faster!

snowflake 1

After your popsicle sticks have dried, it’s time to make a snowflake. You can get as creative as you’d like. I started with some jumbo sticks & made a star shape.

snowflake 3

Then I built off of that. I added some more jumbo sticks.

snowflake 5

Then I used some of the smaller sticks on the tips. The last thing I did was spray my entire snowflake with spray adhesive. Then I sprinkled some glitter on top. Everything looks better with glitter especially a snowflake! ha! :)

snowflake 7

I hung this on our front door. You could also hang them from the ceiling with fishing line or even make smaller ones for your Christmas tree.


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Let me know what you are crafting up for the holidays in the comments below!


I’d love to hear what you’re up to! :)

Popsicle Stick Snowflake at #popsiclestick #crafts

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  1. I really like the variety you get from different sizes of the sticks. I was thinking you could cut them and get more size variety as well. I would have never guessed it to make a size large enough to be a wreath for your front door. I'm a fellow Craft Lightning crafter.

    1. That's a great idea! I'll have to try that next! :) Thanks for stopping by!

  2. So pretty! Love it on your door! Thanks for joining!

  3. Hard to believe it started out as popsicle sticks!!


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