How to Make a Cute Ant for Kids

Hello everyone! Have you ever made some DIY crafts for kids? Today I’d like to share you a tutorial on how to make a cute beaded ant for kids. Also, it could be a very lovely home décor, hope you like it~

How to Make a Cute Ant for Kids 1

To get start, you’ll need the following materials and tools:

0.5mm Copper Jewelry Wires
10mm Bicone Acrylic Beads
6mm Mixed Bicone Acrylic Beads
Wire Cutter Plier
Flat Plier
Round Nose Plier

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Step 1: Cut 15cm copper wire, fold it in half, and roll the wire end as picture shows.

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Step 2: Slide three 6mm orange beads and two 6mm pink beads onto the wires in sequence like picture shows. And then add two 10mm acrylic bicone beads, one 6mm pink bead, one 6mm orange bead, and a 10mm bicone bead again.

Step 3: To make the ant more vivid, bend the ant’s head a little upward. Then pull those two wires sideward to make the ant’s tentacles. At last, add a pink bead to each tentacle and roll the tentacle inward.

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Step 4: Cut three pieces of 3mm copper wires and twine them among the beads like picture shows. Make a loop at the wire end and bend it to an angle of 90 degrees to support the body.

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And here comes the final look!

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It looks really cute and alive right? If you like it, just try it! Happy crafting~

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