Learn how to make an American Flag out of popsicle sticks. This craft is great for any patriotic celebration your troop may be celebrating or for a flag ceremony. You can learn through directions and pictures and a short video showing how to do it. Let’s get started!
Learn how to make the Flag Craft With Video
For this craft you will need:
- Popsicle sticks
- Red, white and blue color
- White cookie decorative stars
- Thin stick
How to make flag craft
Step 1: Take the sticks and start painting them. Paint three red, two white and two blue sticks.
Leave them to dry completely before you continue decorating.
Step 2: Take the sticks and start creating the flag. You will need one clear stick on the back side to attach the other sticks. First you will need red stick, then white, another red and continue that order until you reach the end.
Step 3: Now for the blue part cut the blue sticks on half. You will need three halves of them.
Step 4: Glue them on the left upper corner.
Step 5: Add some white stars on it. I’ve used stars for decorating cookies but you can
use some pearl stars or maybe stars from cardboard.
Step 6: To finish the look of the flag just add the wooden thin stick on the left side on the back.
Completed Flag Craft
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