While popsicle sticks may conjure up memories of summer nights chasing after the ice cream truck and chlorine-stained hair, your kids, who may or may not know the hottest spots for gelato around town, might not hold the same appreciation for these wooden sticks like you do. Show your kids the glory of the popsicle stick and the amazing creations you can make with the little wooden stems. From popsicle fish to airplanes, we’ve come up with seven cool ideas to turn those recycled sticks into cool crafts.

Crazy Hearts Collage

We love when our little ones play with color! Check out these cool Crazy Heart Collages and let your little one channel their inner artiste. These cool collages can make great refrigerator magnets, gifts or wall decorations.

Which one do you plan to make?

— Natasha Artavia

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