Pom Covered Christmas Ornament

  • Young Adult
  • Grades 1-3

Cover a foam ball with craft materials, such as Poms, and hang from the tree!


  • 25 Pack Assorted Paint Brushes
  • Foam Ball
  • Ribbon - Red
  • Craft Glue
  • 2 Straight Pins **May require adult assistance
  • Small tray or plate


Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Handmade Christmas Ornament

Handcrafted Ball Ornament

Step 2.


Take your Rainbow Poms and separate out the red, white and green colored small Poms. Make sure to also pull out the tiny Poms as they will be used as fillers later in the project.

Christmas Ornament

Step 3.


Use glue and straight pins to secure ribbon into foam ball.

Pom Pom Christmas Ornament

Step 4.


Pour a small amount of glue onto a small plate or tray. Use a foam brush to apply glue onto one section of the foam ball.

Christmas Ball made with Poms

Step 5.

Attach Poms onto glued section of foam ball.

Kids Craft Ornament

Step 6.


Make sure to also include some Glitter Poms within your design.

Make a Christmas Ornament

Step 7.

Fill in any small gaps of space with the tiny Poms. Tip: You may need to put glue directly onto the Pom before sticking it into these gaps to make sure they are secure. Allow at least 30 minutes for your Pom covered foam ornament to dry before hanging on your Christmas tree! To see more foam holiday crafts, watch our video here!