Follow the Star 2016: Pipe Cleaner Star

I told you that we were going to go star crazy this Advent, so here is another star to work on.  Our children and youth will be making them during Sunday School this month, and I can’t wait to see how they turn out!  Find the step-by-step instructions, below.

A big thanks to this site for the idea:

There were no instructions, just a picture, so this is how I put them together:

IMG_20161129_130856320 (2).jpg

bend end of pipecleaner 1/2 inch

IMG_20161129_130949888 (2).jpg

add 40 multi-colored pony beads


twist ends together, leaving 1 1/2 inches without beads

IMG_20161129_131120142 (2).jpg

make a star template with brad nails on a block of wood

IMG_20161129_131210696 (2).jpg

bend the pipe cleaner around the nails, with four beads per edge

IMG_20161129_131234310 (2).jpg

string 1 jingle bell and 2 pony beads onto a 12 inch piece of thin ribbon

IMG_20161129_131301452 (2).jpg

tie the ribbon to the top of the star and add a knot to the ends for a hanger.



One thought on “Follow the Star 2016: Pipe Cleaner Star

  1. Pingback: Follow the Star Week 2: Advent 2016 | Family God Time

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s