Button Snake
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Button Snake

Age Range: 6-8
Craft Time: Under 30 mins
Messy Rating:
1 2 3 4 5
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Buttons of Choice
  • Creatology™ Chenille Stem - Red
  • Creatology™ Pom Pom - Yellow
  • Creatology™ Wiggle Eyes
  • Craft Smart® All Purpose Glue
  • Crayola® Blunt Tip Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Creatology™ Chenille Stem - Green

Developmental Skills

  • Fine Motor
  • Visual/Spatial
  • Cognitive

Project Instructions

  1. Starting with the largest button, thread one end of the green chenille stem through the button holes, bending stem over to hold in place.
  2. Continue to thread buttons onto the chenille stem, going from the largest to the smallest. When reaching the end, bend the chenille stem over to secure and add a dot of glue.
  3. Glue the pom pom to the end with the largest button for a head. Glue the wiggle eyes in place.
  4. Cut a 1-inch piece of red chenille stem and glue in place for the tongue.

Craft Notes

Adult supervision is required at all times.


Children should only use scissors with adult supervision.