They look really pretty and he's happy with how they are turning out.
My final review on these snowflake ornaments are mixed.
-Difficulty Level: Medium to Hard
These were not easy to do for us (he is 7) and I did most of it myself. Although the concept seems simple enough. If a child is old enough to use a hot glue gun (I don't have one so I used Weldbond which is slow to dry) it would be a snap. While glue was drying the clothespins tended to bend slightly even placed flat on a surface. I believe they wouldn't do this with a hot glue gun, so take that into consideration. It has taken weeks to make them from start to finish. That isn't always fun for a 7 year old. Patience is not something he has a lot of.
Other than that, I love how they look but might not make these again.
Now that the Little Dude's ornaments are close to completion, I can start on the ones I want to make.
First I covered those fuzzy things with plaster cast strips.
Once the strips are dry (in a day or two), I can start having some fun covering them with stained glass.
If all goes well, I'll have at least one to show by the next post. Yay!
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