Bottle Cap Santa

  • Young Adult
  • Grades 1-3
  • Preschool
  • All Ages

Upcycle bottle caps to create Santa's white beard and fluffy hat!



Step 1. Gather your supplies.


Step 2.


Glue together (6) jumbo craft sticks by crossing (2) jumbo craft sticks across the back. Make sure they are staggered, as shown.


Step 3.


Cut out a Santa hat shape from red craft foam.


Step 4.


Glue the Santa hat to the top of the craft sticks.


Step 5.


Glue a white bottle cap on the tip of Santa’s hat and glue (4) across the bottom.


Step 6.


Glue a jingle bell inside the bottle cap on the end of the hat.


Step 7.


Glue on (2) wiggly eyes so Santa can see.


Step 8.


Glue (10) white bottle caps, following the shape of Santa’s face.


Step 9.


Glue on a medium red pom for Santa’s nose and draw on a smile.


Step 10.


Fill out Santa’s beard by adding a second layer of white bottle caps. Use (4) to fill in the empty spaces.