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Toothpick crafts: a cool cactus for kids

Succulents and cacti are all the rage right now, so try these cute toothpick crafts with children. A cool cactus, no water is required!
skills Required: beginner. Adults the craft, and even children can do. I recommend children 8+, try this craft, because of the toothpick. If you want to do it with small children, make sure it’s monitored.
Hello! It’s Megan of homemade ginger again with another fun tutorial. We’ve been tinkering with it a lot of fun summer around here lately, like this slime recipe and the ice cream stick photo frame. I’ve gone, another one for you, and this time it’s a cactus craft. I think it’s too sweet!
succulents and cacti are all the rage, why not let the kids make some require no maintenance? These would look adorable sitting on a shelf in a game room, and they are so addictive!

 Toothpick crafts for kids
Collect These Supplies

Styrofoam-balls
Mini Terra cotta pots
color
Mod hodgepodge Matt
toothpick
Tissue paper
foam brush

step One: Start with the you put a layer of Mod-smorgasbord on their Styrofoam ball with a foam brush. Place

some tissue paper on the ball and even more Mod smorgasbord on the top. Once it is dry, you are you can add more layers of tissue paper and Mod-hodgepodge, if desired.
step Two: Paint your toothpick. To facilitate the painting, stick a toothpick in an additional

Styrofoam-ball when applying the color. When the paint is dry, cut or break the toothpick

in half.
step Three: keep your toothpick in the dried Styrofoam ball.
step Four: If you would like to the color of the terra cotta pots. If you are dry, insert the toothpick cacti in

the pots and enjoy!
I hope you will see some of these friendly little cacti, whether you have children or not!
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