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A tutorial on how to make Glitter Snowflakes out of Styrofoam


In this tutorial,Styroshapes will show you how to easily create these fantastic Styrofoam Glitter Snowflakes that you can use in a wide variety of arts & crafts, decorations, and more. The minimal setup, project time, and clean-up make this an ideal project for small children.


A box of glue used in our Glitter Foam Snowflake tutorial

Fill Box (or chosen container) with Elmer’s Glue. Depending how many snowflakes you’ll be creating, the amount of required Glue will vary from project to project

A child covers his Styrofoam Snowflake in Glitter

Sprinkle a decent amount of glitter onto the table. You’ll want to put down enough to completely cover your Styrofoam Snowflake.

A styrofoam snowflake is covered in glue.

Dip Your Snowflake into the glue, making sure to coat it completely.

A person place a foam snowflake face down in glitter.

Place the glue covered side of the Snowflake into the glitter. Push down firmly.

A child finishes covering his Styrofoam snowflake in glitter.


Move the snowflake in a circular motion. Making sure to cover it completely with the glitter.

The final step of the Glitter Snowflake project

You’re all finished! Let your Glitter Snowflake dry for a bit, and then it’s ready to go!

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