Patriotic Star Mobile
Craft up a patriotic wall hanging using craft sticks and a wooden dowel. This makes the perfect decoration for Memorial Day, the 4th of July or President’s Day!
- Wood Craft Sticks
- Mini Wood Craft Sticks
- Wooden Dowels
- Natural Braiding Cord
- Glitter Glue
- Glitter Shakers
Step 1. Gather your supplies.
Paint 5 craft sticks blue, 5 red and 15 mini craft sticks white.
Glue the ends of 2 mini craft sticks together to create a "V" shape.
Glue another mini craft stick to the other end of the righthand craft stick at a 45' angle.
Glue a mini craft stick horizontally to the other end of the craft stick from the previous step.
Complete the star with a 5th craft stick, connecting the two remaining points.
Create 5 stars with the craft sticks you painted in Step 2.
Cover the mini stars in glitter.
Decorate the large stars with glitter glue.
Cut (2) 10", (3) 8" and (1) 15" pieces of cording.
Tie the ends of the 15" piece of cording to each end of a wooden dowel.
Tie the 8" pieces of cording to the small stars and the 10" pieces of cording to the large stars.
Tie each star onto the dowel to complete the mobile.