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Pompom Ant Chip Clip

Where there’s a picnic there are ants and these loveable little creatures designed by the FreeKidsCrafts team are sure to be a welcome addition to all the festivities. They’re fun to make and will help keep your picnic chips safe from their less desireable “cousins”.

Supplies

Clothespin

Red Paint and Small Brush

1 Large Red Pompom

2 Small Red Pompoms

2 Red Pipe Cleaners

Tacky Glue or Low Temp Glue Gun

Instructions

Paint the clothespin red. Let dry.

Cut a 2" piece of pipe cleaner. Bend into a "U" shape. Glue to the top near the end of the clothespin.

Glue a small pompom on top for the ant head.

Cut a 5" piece from the same pipe cleaner. Shape into a large "U" shape. Glue near the pompom for the first set of legs. Glue on the second small pompom.

Cut the second pipe cleaner in half. Twist together in the middle. Seperate and bend to make four distinct legs. Glue legs on the clothespin.

Finish by gluing on the large pompom.

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Camp Crafts, Pom Pom Crafts, VBS Rainforest Crafts

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These projects are created by Terri, Betty, Jamie or one of the talented staff members at MakingFriends.com. They have been created exclusively for publication on FreeKidsCrafts.com with supplies you'll be able to find around your house.

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