Patriotic DIY Windsock Craft

Patriotic DIY Windsock Craft

What You'll Need:

Blue Plastic Cup
Red Crepe Paper
White Crepe Paper
Star Stickers
Red Chenille Stem
Scissors
XACTO Knife

Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 20 Minutes

How to Make a Patriotic DIY Windsock Craft


This simple patriotic project is the perfect craft to get your kids excited for Memorial Day or the Fourth of July! They'll love creating their own red, white and blue decoration almost as much as they'll enjoy everyone admiring it during summer festivities.
 
  • 1 Cut crepe

    Cut 2 sections of red and white crepe paper 64" long.

  • 2 Gather & fold

    Gather and fold the sections in half.

  • 3 Twist chenille stem

    Twist the end of a chenille stem around the folded section.

  • 4 Slide chenille stem through cup

    Slide the other chenille stem up through the cup and out through the hole.

  • 5 Loop chenille stem

    Loop the chenille stem back through the hole and twist the end around the stem.

  • 6 Decorate cup

    Decorate the cup with star stickers.