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Popsicle Stick Statue Of Liberty Craft [Free Template]

One of the best things about summer is all the patriotic holidays! Memorial Day, Flag Day, and of course the Fourth of July.

What better way to get your kiddos excited for the Fourth than by having them make their own popsicle stick Statue of Liberty craft?

Not only is it a fun way to keep them occupied before fireworks or a picnic, but they’ll also be so proud to show off their very own DIY Statue of Liberty.

And the best part? It’s super simple to make!

Just grab some popsicle sticks, glue, and paint, and you’re ready to go. With just a few simple supplies, your kiddos will have a blast making their very own popsicle stick Statue of Liberty.

So this Fourth of July, don’t forget the popsicle stick crafts!

Patriotic Kids’ Craft

Statue of Liberty craft image collage with the words popsicle stick Statue Of Liberty

Supplies

  • Popsicle sticks
  • Permanent glue dots (or hot glue)
  • Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Teal cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Black marker
  • Statue of Liberty craft template (enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you)

Directions

Download the Statue of Liberty template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

hand holding popsicle stick Statue of Liberty craft template

Line up 11 popsicle sticks together. Take 3 additional popsicle sticks and stretch 2 glue dots along each of them. Glue each of these popsicle sticks to the group of 11, one on top, in the middle, and on the bottom.

hand gluing popsicle sticks together

Paint the popsicle sticks in a shade of blue-green. Let it dry completely before moving on.

hand painting popsicle sticks teal

Make the top of the Statue of Liberty by gluing the crown to the top of the bangs.

hand gluing crown to popsicle stick Statue of LIberty craft

Take this piece and glue it to the top of the painted popsicle sticks.

hand gluing top of Statue of Liberty to popsicle sticks

Next, glue the eyes just below the bangs, one on each side.

hand gluing eye to popsicle stick Statue of LIberty craft

Place the mouth near the bottom of the head, in the middle, and glue it down.

hand gluing lips to popsicle stick Statue of LIberty craft

Position the teeth in the middle of the mouth and glue them in place.

hand gluing teeth to popsicle stick Statue of LIberty craft

Use a black marker to draw the nose just above the mouth.

Glue two of the hair pieces to each other, then glue the other two pieces together.

hand gluing hair curls together

Flip over the Statue of Liberty head, then place glue on the ends of the horizontal popsicle sticks. Flip the hair over and glue the hair to the back.

hand gluing hair to popsicle stick Statue of LIberty craft

That’s it! This is such a fun 4th of July craft!

popsicle stick Statue of Liberty craft

Patriotic Unit For Kids

Why not try out making a patriotic unit study for kids? We’ve got lots of ideas that are designed to help kids learn about America while also practicing fine motor skills, number recognition, vocabulary, and more.

Plus, it’s super fun! Your kids are sure to love coloring in the American flag, making a Fourth of July craft, and playing patriotic games. So what are you waiting for? Get started on this patriotic unit today!

Kids’ Books About America

There are so many benefits to reading aloud to your kids! For one, it helps them develop their language skills. They learn new words and how to put them together to form sentences. They also learn about grammar, punctuation, and other aspects of language.

Additionally, reading aloud helps kids develop their listening skills and concentration. Plus, it’s a great way for parents and children to bond! Reading aloud is a great activity for the whole family to enjoy together. Try reading one or more of these patritoic books for kids:

The Before The Fourth Of July – If your kids are fans of The Night Before Christmas, they’ll love this patriotic version that follows a family’s day through Independence Day!

What Does it Mean To Be American? – This book is a wonderful look into the characteristics that make an American citizen. It’s an easy read for young kids are will get their minds thinking.

My Fourth of July – Kids will love this story that details all the classic activities Americans do on the Fourth of July! It’s sure to bring back the nostalgia of being a kid on Independence Day.

4th Of July Crafts

Crafting is a great activity for kids for so many reasons! It helps to develop fine motor skills, encourages creativity, and can be a fun way to spend time with friends or family. Add in some more of these ideas:

2 popsicle stick Statue of Liberty crafts

Popsicle Stick Uncle Sam Craft – Uncle Sam is a symbol of America that is often used on patriotic holidays like the 4th of July. Now your kids can make thier own Uncle Sam craft using popsicle sticks! They’ll love this patriotic craft.

Handprint Statue Of Liberty Craft – Who doesn’t love the Statue of Liberty? This American icon is instantly recognizable, and it’s a perfect craft for kids to make! All you need is some paper and a few simple supplies. No paint required!

Handprint Eagle Craft – The bald eagle is a national symbol of the United States of America. What better way to show your patriotism than by creating this eagle craft with your kids? This easy project is perfect for any age group and can be completed in just a few minutes. All you need is some construction paper, scissors, and glue.

July Fourth Activities

These patriotic color by number printables for kids are a great way to engage your little ones in some fun and patriotic learning! By coloring in the different sections according to the key, they’ll be able to create some cool pictures while also practicing their number recognition and fine motor skills.

hand holding popsicle stick Statue of Liberty craft with another one in the background

It’s almost time for the 4th of July! This year, celebrate America’s birthday with these fun and educational patriotic pattern block mats. print out the mats and let your kids play while they learn about patriotic symbols like the Statue of Liberty, an eagle, and fireworks.

This 4th of July Bingo set is the perfect way to celebrate the holiday! Gather cousins or friends together, or play as a family. With eight different game boards, there’s sure to be plenty of fun for everyone. The best part? No two games are ever the same. So break out the snacks and get ready for some festive fun!

More Patriotic Ideas

2 popsicle stick Statue of Liberty crafts

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hand holding popsicle stick Statue of Liberty craft with another one in the background

Popsicle Stick Statue Of Liberty Craft

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 12 minutes
Drying Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 32 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

What better way to get your kiddos excited for the Fourth than by having them make their own popsicle stick Statue of Liberty craft? Not only is it a fun way to keep them occupied before fireworks or a picnic, but they'll also be so proud to show off their very own DIY Statue of Liberty.

Materials

  • Popsicle sticks
  • Permanent glue dots (or hot glue)
  • Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Teal cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Black marker
  • Statue of Liberty craft template

Instructions

  1. Download the Statue of Liberty template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Line up 11 popsicle sticks together. Take 3 additional popsicle sticks and stretch 2 glue dots along each of them. Glue each of these popsicle sticks to the group of 11, one on top, in the middle, and on the bottom.
  3. Paint the popsicle sticks in a shade of blue-green. Let it dry completely before moving on.
  4. Make the top of the Statue of Liberty by gluing the crown to the top of the bangs.
  5. Take this piece and glue it to the top of the painted popsicle sticks.
  6. Next, glue the eyes just below the bangs, one on each side.
  7. Place the mouth near the bottom of the head, in the middle, and glue it down.
  8. Position the teeth in the middle of the mouth and glue them in place.
  9. Use a black marker to draw the nose just above the mouth.
  10. Glue two of the hair pieces to each other, then glue the other two pieces together.
  11. Flip over the Statue of Liberty head, then place glue on the ends of the horizontal popsicle sticks. Flip the hair over and glue the hair to the back.

Did you make this craft?

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Popsicle Stick Statue Of Liberty Template

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Cathy Anderson

Wednesday 26th of October 2022

I would love a copy please

Sam

Wednesday 26th of October 2022

Of course! All you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of this post and the link will be sent to you 🙂

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