Perler Bead Popsicles Craft (Free Printable Templates)

Today we have an easy Perler beads pattern printable that’s perfect for summer!

Kids can use their perler beads to make super cute ice cream and popsicle designs, with these colorful perler bead patterns that are perfect for beginners.

Print out the PDF template at the end of this blog post and use as a guide to create your very own perler bead popsicles. These can be used as keyring, or given as kid-made gifts.

colorful perler beads

Free Printable Perler Bead Template for Summer Crafts

Our free printable template shows you how to make seven different popsicles or ice lollies, out of perler beads.

You can make

  • Pink Strawberry Popsicle
  • Chocolate Chip Popsicle
  • Watermelon Popsicle
  • Rainbow Popsicle
  • Fab Ice Lolly
  • Rocket Lolly
  • Lemon Lime Popsicle
perler bead template for popsicle craft

Perler Bead Popsicles Craft

perler bead popsicles craft for summer

Print out the template and use the step by step instructions below if you are not already familiar with how to make things with perler beads (aka Hama beads or fused beads)

We will take you through how to use the perler bead templates, and how to iron perler beads.

How to make perler bead popsicles
Yield: 7

How to make perler bead popsicles

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Active Time: 30 minutes
Additional Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes

How to make perler bead popsicle crafts with the kids


  • Perler Beads / Hama Beads / Fuse Beads of multiple colors
  • Printable template


  • Clear Peg board
  • Iron
  • Parchment paper


  1. Print out the fused bead template
  2. Place under the clear peg board
  3. Fill in the design with the colored beads as shown on the template
  4. Once complete, cover the design with parchment paper and carefully iron
  5. Iron on a medium heat, with a dry iron (no water), running the iron in circular motions over your design for around 30 seconds. Make sure the peg board is on a flat surface.
  6. Check to make sure the design is fused across all the beads
  7. Leave to cool just enough to remove from the peg board.
  8. Now, turn it over and place a sheet of parchment paper over the other side and repeat the ironing process
  9. Place a heavy book on top of the parchment paper and leave to cool completely


Download printable perler bead template at

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Stock up on perler bead supplies. Here are a few Amazon affiliate links to help you out if you need to save time.

Perler beads brand assorted colors in a huge tub

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Clear square pegboards for perler beads

perler bead clear peg boards

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Use this as a template guide to make your Perler bead popsicles. The guide is to scale.

More Perler Bead Patterns

Looking for more easy and cute perler bead patterns? Making things with perler beads is great for fine motor skills and hand eye coordination.

These creations are also a fun and easy craft idea for kids to make and sell, or give as gifts.

Making perler bead crafts is a perfect activity for kids of around 5-6 years and upwards. Younger kids and toddlers can try the maxi perler beads which are slightly larger, so easier to manipulate.

Older kids can also have so much fun with perler beads, creating all kinds of cool designs.

Try making these easy Perler bead rainbow hearts.

Rainbow Heart Perler Bead Patterns

Summer and Ice Cream Crafts for Kids

Keep cool this summer with ice cream crafts and activities, and colorful summer fun.


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Free printable perler bead templates for perler bead popsicle craft

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