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Popsicle Stick Christmas Crafts

If you’re looking for an easy Christmas craft for kids then you’ll love these Popsicle Stick Christmas Crafts. Kids will love choosing which ornament they can make. From a snowman to a Santa – these will be a big hit for Christmas! And the best part is you can hang them on the Christmas tree when you are done. Or you can give them as a Christmas gift or add them on top of presents as decoration.

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Popsicle Stick Christmas Crafts

Popsicle Stick Christmas Crafts

Grab some popsicle sticks and you can create so many different Christmas crafts with them! Don’t let the ideas stop here – you can also make a reindeer, Santa hat and elf too!

Popsicle Stick Ornaments

These popsicle stick Christmas ornaments are a breeze to make and a lot of fun to put together too. We love how you can easily make these into ornaments by adding some twine to the back. We’ll show you how to make a snowman, Santa and Christmas tree. With just a few supplies, you can transform popsicle sticks into these fun and festive Christmas ornaments!

Supplies Needed to Make Christmas Popsicle Stick Ornaments

For the Snowman: 

For the Santa:

For the Christmas Tree

Extra Strong Non-toxic Glue – we like this brand. It works really well for gluing foam paper, buttons and pom poms. You can use this glue for the popsicle sticks as well just make sure you allow ample time for them to dry.


Watch the full tutorial video here before you get started! 


How to Make Popsicle Stick Christmas Crafts

Here are the 3 different popsicle stick ornaments we made with step-by-step instructions on how to make them.


Snowman Popsicle Stick Craft

1. First paint 4 popsicle sticks white and glue them together. You can add a mini craft stick to the back to help glue them together.

2. Paint a mini craft stick black and glue to the top of the snowman. Paint the remaining top black.

Paint Snowman Popsicle Stick

3. Cut two strips of red glitter paper and add slits to the end. Glue down to make the scarf. Then glue on two small black buttons.

Make Snowman Popsicle Stick Craft

4. Make a carrot nose from orange cardstock and glue on. Then draw the eyes and mouth with a black sharpie.

Snowman Popsicle Stick Ornament

5. Glue on the snowflake and some twine to the back.


Santa Popsicle Stick Ornament

1. Glue 4 popsicle sticks together. You can add a mini craft stick to the back to help with gluing them together. Then paint the bottom red and paint the face the color of your choice.

2. Cut a hat out of red glitter paper and glue down to the top.

How to Make a Santa Popsicle Stick Craft

3. Glue a white pom pom to the top of the hat.

4. Glue on small googly eyes and a red pom pom for the face.

5. Using cotton balls, glue down for the brim of the hat and around the face to make a beard.

6. Glue 3 black buttons down. Add some twine to the back for hanging.

Glue Buttons to Santa Popsicle Stick


Christmas Tree:

Popsicle Stick Christmas Tree

1. Paint 2 regular popsicle sticks and 1 mini craft stick green. Glue them together. Add a small gold glitter paper square to the bottom for the trunk.

Christmas Tree Popsicle Stick Craft

3. Add a gold glitter star to the top.

4. Then add gold and red rhinestones around your tree.

5. Glue some twine to the back.

We love how easy these ornaments are to make and they look great on the Christmas tree! Which one is your favorite?


More Christmas Crafts for Kids

See 50+ Christmas Crafts for Kids – there are so many fun craft ideas for Christmas in this post.

Christmas Craft Ideas

For another popsicle stick ornament idea, see these popsicle stick snowflakes.

Popsicle Stick Christmas Crafts

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Popsicle Stick Christmas Ornaments

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5 comments on “Popsicle Stick Christmas Crafts”

  1. Hi What glue did you use for the small parts? I was hoping to do this for a classroom and have kids be able to do it without using a hot glue gun. Thanks!

  2. I have a 3 year old granddaughter who loves crafts. Also, have a 15 month grandson coming up for crafts. 

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