4th of July Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft

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This fun 4th of July Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft is a perfect Independence Day craft for kids to make. Work on shapes, colors, measuring, cutting, and counting with this simple Patriotic Hat Craft created from wooden craft sticks.

 

4th of July Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft

 

Are you looking for a simple yet fun 4th of July craft to celebrate Independence Day? 

This Fourth of July craft for kids will keep little fingers busy in the celebration of the birth of America.

So if you are looking for the perfect Patriotic crafts for the 4th July, this kid-friendly craft is a perfect way to give an All-American salute to summertime! 

Just follow the simple step-by-step tutorial below, to create your one-of-a-kind craft stick hat with your child today. Then use them as inexpensive decor or place cards at your summer celebrations.

This craft would go perfect together with our 4th of July Handprint Uncle Sam Craft!

 

Patriotic craft popsicle stick

 

How to Make Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft

This Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft is really easy to make. It’s a great family fun craft activity and the perfect place card for a Fourth of July party with the kiddos!

 

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What You Need For This Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft

 

Patriotic craft popsicle stick supplies

 

Directions

1. Start by painting three craft sticks red, two craft sticks white and two craft sticks blue. Set aside to dry and apply a second coat, if needed.

 

Patriotic craft popsicle stick paint

 

2. Measure and cut the second blue craft stick to the width of the hat and trim off rounded ends with scissors.  Attach to hat to create the hat brim.

 

Popsicle stick Hat Patriotic Craft

 

3. Measure and cut a rectangle from the white cardstock three-inches wide by six-inches long. 

Flip craft sticks over and line up red, white, red, white, red (vertically) and the blue ones (horizontally).  Do not overlap the craft sticks.  Attach cardstock to back of craft sticks with the glue gun and glue sticks to hold everything together.

 

Patriotic craft popsicle stick glue gun

 

4. Attach five white star-shaped buttons to hat brim with the glue gun and glue sticks.  Or use what you have on-hand to embellish.  Star-shaped rhinestones, sequins, glitter glue or cut stars from aluminum foil.

 

Stripes stars craft popsicle stick

 

5. Measure and cut a ¾” by 4” rectangle from yellow cardstock.  Trim one end diagonally and fishtail the other end with scissors.  Decorate with blue washable marker, adding the recipient’s name.  Glue to Hat.

 

Easy Popsicle stick Patriotic Craft

 

Your Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft is finished!

This project is both fun and easy to make and would be perfect as place cards for a Fourth of July party. So set aside some time tonight and let the whole family help out with it!

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4th of July craft popsicle stick

 

4th of July Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft

Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft

Prep Time: 5 minutes
Active Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

This fun 4th of July Popsicle Stick Patriotic Hat Craft is a perfect Independence Day craft for kids to make. Work on shapes, colors, measuring, cutting, and counting with this simple Patriotic Hat Craft created from wooden craft sticks.

Instructions

1. Start by painting three craft sticks red, two craft sticks white and two craft sticks blue. Set aside to dry and apply a second coat, if needed.

2. Measure and cut the second blue craft stick to the width of the hat and trim off rounded ends with scissors.  Attach to hat to create the hat brim.

3. Measure and cut a rectangle from the white cardstock three-inches wide by six-inches long. Flip craft sticks over and line up red, white, red, white, red (vertically) and the blue ones (horizontally).  Do not overlap the craft sticks.  Attach cardstock to back of craft sticks with the glue gun and glue sticks to hold everything together.

4. Attach five white star-shaped buttons to hat brim with the glue gun and glue sticks.  Or use what you have on-hand to embellish.  Star-shaped rhinestones, sequins, glitter glue or cut stars from aluminum foil.

5. Measure and cut a ¾” by 4” rectangle from yellow cardstock.  Trim one end diagonally and fishtail the other end with scissors.  Decorate with blue washable marker, adding the recipient’s name.  Glue to Hat.

Check out all of our 4th of July Crafts for inspiration, like the 4th of July Handprint Uncle Sam Template and 4th Of July Rocket Toilet Paper Roll Craft.

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4th of July popsicle stick craft for kids

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