Easy Glitter Popsicle Stick Snowflake Craft for Kids

This easy snowflake craft is fun for kids to make and is the perfect activity for a winter party or family night. You can even turn these snowflakes into ornaments to hang up on your tree as a Christmas decoration. 

I don’t know about you, but I am always looking for ways to keep my kids busy. And since the weather has been freezing cold lately, I have been especially searching for ways to keep them entertained indoors.

This is where this project comes in—making a super simple snowflake craft that can be made using using popsicle sticks, glitter, and a little patience.

popsicle stick snowflake craft


Today, I am going to show you how to make a beautiful, easy-to-make snowflake craft for your kids.

To make these sparkly craft stick snowflakes you will need the following supplies, which you may already have in your craft cupboard.

craft stick snowflake supplies
  • Small popsicle (craft) sticks (4 for each)
  • Mod Podge or spray adhesive
  • Foam brushes
  • Small pom pom
  • Craft glitter
  • Ruler 
  • Scissors  
  • Craft glue or hot glue gun  
  • Ribbon or twine to hang the ornament
  • Paper plate or parchment paper.

InstructionsHow to Make These Easy Snowflakes From Popsicle Sticks

Let’s get crafty with our children this winter! We will show you how to make popsicle stick snowflakes that sparkle

step by step instructions

Using the craft glue or glue gun, attach two of the popsicle sticks together so they make a “+”.

how to make the shape

Repeat with the remaining two popsicle sticks.

glue gun and popsicle sticks

Now attach the two “+” pieces but rotate one so they make a snowflake.

Next, place the snowflake on a paper plate or parchment paper. Using a foam brush and Mod Podge or the spray adhesive, cover the snowflake completely. 

popsicle stick snowflake

Coat the snowflake liberally with the glitter and then allow it to dry completely.

glitter snowflake

Using the craft glue or glue gun, attach your pom pom to the middle of the snowflake.

snowflake ornament craft

Cut a 6” length of ribbon or twine, form a loop and using the craft glue or glue gun, attach to the top of the back side of the craft stick. Allow to dry completely before hanging.

And you’re done! Don’t they look cute, and of course so sparkly!

This easy craft will look adorable on your child’s Christmas tree, or in any other winter wonderland.

glitter snowflake

What a great way to get the kids involved in decorating for the holidays! Snowflakes are such a fun topic to learn about, and making a beautiful craft is a great way to tie in this theme for your Winter learning activities.

how to make a popsicle stick snowflake

More Snowflake Crafts

These popsicle stick snowflakes are fun to make for kids of all ages. But what are you going to make next?

If you would like even more snowflake themed crafts and fun, take a look at some of these Winter craft ideas we have been sharing. They are perfect to keep kids busy during this cold winter weather.

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Easy and fun glitter snowflake craft for kids. These popsicle stick snowflakes are quick and simple to make, a perfect winter craft

Happy crafting!

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