How to Make Pine Cone Angel Ornaments for Kids

Pine Cone Angel Ornaments are a charming Christmas nature craft for kids. This ornament is simple, sweet, and fun for crafters of all ages. Best of all, it requires minimal supplies, most of which are found on the forest floor.

  • Buckeye nuts (conkers)
  • Pine cones
  • Maple seeds
  • Silver pipe cleaners
  • Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Hot glue gun
  • Twine
  1. After gathering supplies outside, use the hot glue gun to attach a buckeye nut or acorn to a pine cone. Secure 2 maple seeds to each side of the pine cone, fanning them upward to create wings.

  2. Paint a sweet face onto the Buckeye or acorn using a toothpick or a very fine paintbrush.

  3. Last, bend a small piece of silver pipe cleaner to make the shape of a halo. Attach it to the back of the angel’s head with hot glue.

  4. Your Pine Cone Angel Ornament is complete!