Candy Cane Reindeer
What you will make:
Children will enjoy transforming a candy cane into a reindeer
using a few craft supplies and a bit of glue. This reindeer is a great
decoration for the tree or a fun party favor. It's a craft that
has long been a holiday favorite for kids and teachers alike.
This project is perfect for family, classroom or group
craft time. It is very inexpensive, even when crafting in large numbers for
a class. With a little preparation by the adult or teen leaders,
this craft can be completed in no time.
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Here's what you need:
- Candy cane (6", individually wrapped)
- Ribbon (¼" wide or less)
- Chenille stem (pipe cleaner) (12", any color)
- Sturdy scissors or wire cutters
- Wiggly eyes (5 to 8 mm)
- Red or brown pompom (very small)
- White glue (PVA, Elmer's)
- Optional: For younger
hole punches (1/4" and 1/8") in place of wiggly eyes and
This project is rated EASY to do.