St. Patrick’s Day Pot Of Gold Craft

St. Patrick’s Day Pot Of Gold Craft

Want to tempt the leprechauns to visit you this year? How about a Pot of Gold Craft in the center of your table. It will look so festive, beautiful, and irresistible to those little impish leprechauns. What a cute way to decorate for St. Patrick’s Day.

St. Patrick's Day pot of gold craft

Are you ready to make this St. Patrick’s day Craft? Let’s make sure that you have everything you need.

Supplies

  • A large GREEN Styrofoam ball – *I used a 6-inch diameter ball, but you can get any size you would like for your centerpiece. If you only see white balls, you can paint them green.
  • Knife to cut the ball
  • Green glitter – You’ll want a whole container for this.
  • Spray Adhesive
  • Gold Glitter Paper
  • Green Ribbon – 1 inch wide
  • Green Glitter Metallic Chenille Stem – Also called pipe cleaner
  • Hot Glue & Hot Glue Gun
  • Gold Coins
  • A Festive Shamrock Wire Accessory – to stick in the center of your pot.
  • Foil Shamrocks for added decoration
  • Green Satin Ribbon for added decoration

     

Now, Here’s What You’ll Need To Do:

Green Styrofoam Ball

  • Cut off a small portion of the bottom of your ball. This is only to make it sit without rolling.
  • Cut about 1/2 inch off of the top, so it will start to resemble a bowl.

Cute St. Patrick's Day craft!

  • Turn your bowl over onto the back of your gold glitter paper, and trace a circle with the bowl as your template.
  • Cut the circle out of your gold glitter paper
  • Fun things to do with kids in Connecticut, Kid friendly things to do in Connecticut, Fun things to do with kids, kid friendly things to do, St. Patrick's Day Crafts, Crafts With Kids, Room Parent Idea, Classroom party idea   Fun things to do with kids in Connecticut, Kid friendly things to do in Connecticut, Fun things to do with kids, kid friendly things to do, St. Patrick's Day Crafts, Crafts With Kids, Room Parent Idea, Classroom party idea
  • Spray your bowl, (pot) with spray adhesive
  • Sprinkle a generous amount of glitter all around glue your gold glitter paper circle to the top of your bowl
  • Wrap your 1-inch ribbon around the bowl, where the gold paper, and bowl meet. Secure with glue.
  • Cut your green glitter chenille stem in half. Insert one piece on each side of your Styrofoam bowl for handles.

A Pot of Gold St. Patrick's Day Decoration and Craft!

  • Add gold coins to the top of your bowl.
    Insert your wire decoration
  • Tie a satin ribbon around the bottom of your wires
    Embellish the ribbon with foil shamrocks

And, there you have it! A pot of gold!

Don’t miss a thing! Follow me for more crafts, recipes, DIY, party ideas, and more. 🙂

[box] [/box]

 

~Melissa
KidFriendlyThingsToDo.Com

 

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.