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Melted Pony Bead Craft for Kids

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Make beautiful summer crafts for kids out of pony beads. They make great sun catchers, colorful mobile, coasters, decorations, or sculptures out of melted pony beads. This is a great kids activities for kids of all ages to enjoy.
Melted Pony Bead Craft for Kids - This is SO COOL!! What an easy to make, fun project for kids to make homemade presents like DIY Coaster Present, Glass Sculpture, Mobile, or Suncatcher. Great summer activity for kids of all ages!

We are always looking for fun-to-make, unique crafts for kids.
This craft fit that perfectly!
These “glass” looking creations are super fun to make. The vibrant colors and seamless texture make it a fun kids activities for kids of all ages.
The possibilities are endless with this pony bead craft.

Melted Pony Bead Craft for Kids

Melted Pony Bead Craft for Kids

You will need muffin tins [they will NOT get ruined] and pony beads, any kind. The translucent pony beads will work better for a sun catchers, but the neon pony beads are more dramatic. So depending if you want a sculpture, a sun catcher, or a mobile you decide how see through you want them to be.

Preschool Pony Bead Craft

No fill your containers. We made some mini muffin tin, regular muffin size, and mini loaf pans. We wanted a variety of shapes.

make patterns with pony beads right in the muffin pans

You can put them in a design or randomly. They will both be beautiful.

Translucent pony beads make beautiful window sun catchers

Cook at 400 F for about 30 minutes.  Cool, right?

Melt pony beads in the oven and they pop right out

After they have cooled completely they will slide right out [no greasing your sheet!]

Preschooler Alphabet Craft - learn lettesr with metled pony bead craft

You can even make letters! What a fun way to learn about alphabet letters or learn to spell your name!

Rainbow craft for kids with pony beads

The kids were super impressed with how cool they looked. They melted perfectly and became a sheet of solid, beautiful plastic.


What to do with your pony bead creation:

  • Use it as a coaster
  • attach a suction cup and attach to a window
  • hang it on the wall as decoration
  • make the letters of your name
  • drill a hole and make a mobile
  • drill holes and use wire to make a sculpture
  • unique mothers day craft

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Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is the creative multi-tasking creator of 123 Homeschool 4 Me. As a busy homeschooling mother of six, she strives to create hands-on learning activities and worksheets that kids will love to make learning FUN! Beth is also the creator of where she shares Kindergarten spedicif worksheets,& educational ideas.

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