4th of July Craft Project That The Whole Family Can Do- Clothespin Wreath

Looking for a 4th of July wreath? Decoration ideas for July 4th? Or a fun craft project for the whole family that is patriotic? Well this is all of those things!


4th of July clothespin wreath title

The kids are home from school for the summer which means you need more activities to keep them busy.  Here is an easy craft project that the whole family, including kids of all ages, can do together.  My 4 year old did this project with me.

All you need is clothespins, paint and a wreath frame.  I got all these supplies at Hobby Lobby, but are readily available at any craft store. It usually takes 70-80 clothespins, depending on the size of the frame.

clothespin wreath supplies

First step, paint a third of the clothespins red, a third blue and a third white.

Once the blue ones are dry paint stars on to them.  They don’t have to be perfect because from a distance even dots work to give the idea of stars.

clothespin wreath building

Next open up the clothespins and clip them on to the wreath frame.  Alternate red and white, except for a quarter of the frame clip all blue so it resembles the American Flag.

clothespin wreath banister

It is super cute and festive for the 4th of July and the kids will have fun painting.

4th go July Clothespin wreath Collage

Do your kids love crafts as much as mine?

4 COMMENTS

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    […] Media Moms On the Road event in Phoenix over on Inspired By Dis? If not, you should read it! 2. Half Crazy Mama is sharing a cute Fourth of July clothespin wreath tutorial! 3. Sincerely, Dani Rose (my fellow non-mom blogger!) has tips for visiting Walt Disney World. 4. […]

  2. Deepika | 1st Jul 14

    Very neat! I’ve featured it on my blog!

    • Half Crazy Mama | 1st Jul 14

      Thank you so much for sharing it 🙂

  3. beautea97 | 1st Jul 14

    LOVE!!! I just finished making two of these over the weekend and also posted to my blog, giving you due credit of course 🙂 Thank you for sharing this idea!!!

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