Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag

A Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag is a kids craft to show patriotism on Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day and all summer long!

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag; A kids craft by Trish Sutton.

This simple red, white and blue craft is perfect for summer. When it gets too hot to be outside call the kids inside, grab a few popsicle sticks and craft paint then create a Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag.

The outcome of this indoor activity can be displayed on Patriotic holidays, for the summer months or all year long.

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag; A kids craft by Trish Sutton.

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag

Supplies
Popsicle Sticks
Red Craft Paint
White Craft Paint
Blue Craft Paint
Rhinestones
Ribbon or String
Craft Glue
Tape
Cardstock (or Felt)

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag; A kids craft by Trish Sutton.

Step 1:
Paint 5 Popsicle Sticks red and paint 4 Popsicle Sticks white. Allow the paint to dry before moving on to step two.

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag; A kids craft by Trish Sutton.

Step 2:
Arrange the Popsicle Sticks in the design of the American Flag by alternating red and white sticks. 

Step 3: Turn the Popsicle Sticks over then place a piece of tape across the backside of the red and white Popsicle Sticks.

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag; A kids craft by Trish Sutton.

 Step 4:
Create a wall hanger by gluing a Ribbon or String to the back side of the Popsicle Sticks.

Step 5:
Cut Cardstock (or Felt) to cover the backside of your Flag then glue it on to the back of your Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag.

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag; A kids craft by Trish Sutton.

Step 6:
Create a rectangle on the front side of the Popsicle Sticks using Scotch Tape or Painter’s Tape.

Step 7:
Paint the taped off rectangle blue. Then after the paint dries remove the tape and move on to step eight.

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag; A kids craft by Trish Sutton.

 Step 8:

Place Rhinestones onto the blue rectangle to create the star design for your Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag. Glue the Rhinestones into place then display your red, white and blue pride.

Patriotic Popsicle Stick American Flag. A simple kids craft to show patriotism on Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day and all summer long. TrishSutton.com

Do you have a favorite Patriotic craft or activity?

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About Trish

When this sleep deprived self proclaimed tea addict is not creating messes with her six year old, Trish can often be found watching ESPN whilst debating penalties and plays with her college aged son. Along with tea, Trish could live off of licorice and popcorn. Her favorite place in the world is by her husband's side - preferably in a football stadium, at Disneyland or in San Diego.

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