Candy Cane Christmas Crafts
This is the season to be jolly, the merriment of Christmas brings a long with it immense joy and color especially for children who get captivated in the arrangements and bright creations and art and decorations adorning every place they go. Candy cane crafts are a part of the traditional Christmas decorations. They include many exciting and beautiful creations with the red and white stripes which are loved by adults and children alike. They are affordable and won’t burden your budget for Christmas preparations. There are so many things that can be made the counting goes on.
Among the candy crafts creations are the candy can mouse. Make a simple mouse with foam or felt. Add its details by adding a red ball for its nose, two black buttons for it eyes and add the candy cane as its tail. You can make a reindeer and add the candy cane as its antlers by twisting a camel Burch around the candy cane, the ends will look like antlers. Add two small balls for eyes and make a foam body and some ribbon.
Two candy canes can be glued together with a strong adhesive to form a heart. You could add a support at the bottom or simply hang the heart on the wall. You could add some ribbon or tussles for extra look. Candy canes have always been a part of Christmas tree decorations and you could take many candy canes and give them to the kids along with glitter, buttons for eyes and thread for hair and they can make candy cane characters which can be stick on the Christmas tree.
Amongst other crafts kids can make from candy canes are basket, candles, candles centerpieces, label pins, signpost. Depending on your creative ability you could do almost everything with these lovely red and white candy canes. You could also make gorgeous beaded candy canes with glass beads and candy canes made from chenille.