DIY Christmas projects for kids – how to make ornaments from pasta
DIY Christmas projects for kids include numerous craft ideas – paper crafts, pine cones crafts, button crafts, etc. We will show you some fantastic and original ideas with pasta. Italian Pasta is not only a delicious dish but also an excellent material for creating all kinds of home decorations for Christmas. Dried pasta is available in various forms and children of all ages can make interesting ornaments.
DIY Christmas projects for kids – how to make a tree from pasta
One of the simplest and easiest DIY Christmas projects for kids is to make a tree from dried pasta. You can choose penne, bow tie or other types of pasta and follow these simple instructions:
What you will need:
a glass bottle
hot glue gun
spray paint (green, gold or silver)
beads, sequins or any other decorations of your choice
Cut a semicircle out of cardboard, roll it into a cone and fix with glue.
Place the cone on a bottle and start gluing pasta in a row at the bottom. Proceed to the second row placing pasta so that it y covers the gaps in the first row.
Continue to the very top so that the cone was completely covered.
When the glue is set, spray paint your pasta Christmas tree, and then glue beads or other decorations.
DIY Christmas projects for kids – easy pasta tree ornaments