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Level: Junior and up
Grades: Gr 3 and up | Age: 8 yrs and up | Written by: Maria Lillard

"This is an old favorite. As kids we used to make friendship pins using safety pins and beads. They were fun and easy to make and share. This can be done with all ages (as long as there is proper adult supervision for the little ones)." ~KinderArt Andrea

What You Need:
What You Do:

  1. Pick one of the pins.
  2. String beads onto the pointed end of the pin; create any color scheme you like.
  3. Put as many beads on as the pin will allow.

Recommended Books/Products:

Family Fun Crafts : 500 Creative Activities for You and Your Kids
by: The Editors of FamilyFun Magazine

Creating by Recycling (Crafts for All Seasons)
by Laia Sadurni, Anna Llimos
Create art with objects from around the house.

Glamour Power Beads Craft Set
Real glass beads in a wide array of colors and patterns. And there's thick gold thread to string them on--enough for 10 different bracelets.

Friendship Pins (pk/75)

Friendship Pins (pk/75)

One of our most popular project at the low, low price of 14 cents each! Pins, without the loop in the middle, make this craft even more fun and attractive. Includes self-locking pins, multicolored seed beads and instructions. 3/4".

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