Got enough of working with paper and paper crafts? Time to give this wood craft idea a go with your little one! This one is again, super simple and easy to work with, and is just in time for the 4th of July!
- Blue acrylic paint
- Red acrylic paint
- White acrylic paint
- Small foam brush
- Small paintbrush for writing letters
- 3 wood circle cutouts
- Raffia or Ribbon
- A drill or wood burning tool to make a second hole
Instructions for the Wood Craft Idea
Got all your supplies ready? Keep scrolling and follow the step by step instructions for this wood craft idea.
First, carefully drill/burn a second hole in each wood piece, opposite the pre-drilled hole. Next, using the foam brush, paint each wood piece red, white, and blue. Let dry.
Now paint letters on each using the small paintbrush
White wood piece: Red “U”
Red wood piece: Blue “S”
Blue wood piece: White “A”
Once dry, set the pieces up from top to bottom spelling “USA” and tie with raffia or ribbon. Tie a piece between the bottom hole of the “U” and the top hole of the “S”.
Then tie a piece between the bottom hole of the “S” and the top hole of the “A”. Finally tie a piece on the top of the “U” to hang. Snip off any excess.
Time to give this 4th of July inspired craft idea a try! Let us know how it worked for you in the comments box below.
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