Snowflake Clothespin Craft

Snowflake Clothespin Craft

What You'll Need:

2 3/4” Spring Clothespins
Acrylic Paint
Gems of Choice
Diamond Dust or Glitter
Mod Podge
Narrow Ribbon
Foam Brushes
Hot Glue or Tacky Glue

Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes

How to Make a Snowflake Clothespin Craft


Clothespin crafts produce whimsical decorations that will have your home looking like a winter wonderland from Christmas through the New Year. These snowflakes are simple to create and are the perfect wintertime craft for kids.
 
  • 1 Remove springs

    Remove the springs from 6 clothespins

  • 2 Glue clothespins

    Glue the clothespins back to back.

  • 3 Make a snowflake shape

    Glue the clothespins together at the ends to create a snowflake shape.

  • 4 Paint the snowflakes

    Paint the glued snowflake shapes. Allow to dry completely.

  • 5 Add glitter

    Paint the snowflake shape with Mod Podge and sprinkle diamond dust or glitter onto the form.

  • 6 Add gems

    Use hot glue or tacky glue to secure the gems.

  • 7 Add a ribbon loop

    Use hot glue or tacky glue to secure the ribbon from the end of one point, creating a hanger.