And The Ants Come Marching
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And The Ants Come Marching

Create one or more of these ants to come marching in your kid’s room décor.
Craft Time: 30-60 minutes
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Material List

  • Styrofoam™ Brand Foam:
    3 balls of equal size (ant size as desired
  • Foam Saw or Serrated Knife
  • Black Chenille Stems (6)
  • Acrylic Paint, Black
  • White Tacky Glue
  • Wire Cutters (to cut chenille stems)
  • Small Craft Eyes
  • Wood Picks
  • Glue Gun

Project Instructions

Step: 1

Glue and pick the three balls together side by side pushing the balls together to flatten the sides slightly where they meet.

Step: 2

Paint the ant black and let dry.

Step: 3

Cut pieces of chenille stem to create the legs, bend a small loop at one end of the stem for the foot and insert the opposite end into the body, three legs on each side of the body.

Step: 4

Cut two pieces of chenille stem and push into the top of the head for antenna. Glue the eyes in place.


Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.

WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD- Small parts. Not for children under 3 years of age.