Remember those days when you spent your summer having your favorite popsicle, throwing the stick away in the trash. But do you know how useful can a popsicle stick be after eating it!? Read the article to know what happens when you boil them.
Popsicle sticks are arts-and-crafts.
Popsicle sticks can be used to make many creative things like this wonderful design on the sticks that you can use to decorate many things in your house, like your room.
They are the perfect building blocks for any crafty art project.
They are the perfect building blocks to make many creative structures like this old cowboy era Saloon, which is completely made using the popsicle sticks.
Popsicle sticks can also be used for….
There are dozens of popsicle crafts available online, but it’s amazing to know such things can be made of just a popsicle stick. Like these cute puppets.
It only takes a popsicle stick, some boiling water.
All you need to do is grab as many popsicle sticks as you’d like and drop them into boiling water for about an hour. This will allow the wood to soften and become flexible.
Once they’re soft.
Once the popsicle sticks have boiled enough they become flexible and you can twist and turn them in any which way. But make sure if you want to turn or twist it, then do it before it cools down.
You can also…
If you find it very difficult to make an exact round shape with your hands, then you can use plastic or any round shaped cup to create them in round shape.
After the popsicle sticks are in the desired shape.
Once you have attained the desired shape and size you want on the popsicle stick proceed to leave them out to dry in the sun for a full day. After they dry you will have a popsicle shaped bracelet. Now you can decorate it as you want, but it’s recommend to use double sided tape if extra material, such as fabric, is used.
When you’re done decorating it…
When you are done making your decorations on the popsicle stick bracelet, use Mod Podge to keep everything together. These amazing and creative bracelets are the perfect craft for any little artist in your life.