Coffee Pod Castle Tower
Build a castle tower out of coffee pods. Make sure your princess's hair is long enough to be saved by her knight in shining armor!
- Feathers White
- Friendship Thread Basic Colors
- Pastel Fuzzy Sticks
- Extra Fine Glitter Variety Pack
- Acrylic Paint Jars, 24 Assorted colors
- Craft Sticks 50 Pack
- 7 Coffee Pods
- Craft Glue
- Hot Glue ***May Require Adult Assistance
- Pink Marker
- Black Marker
- Card Stock
Gather your supplies.
Glue together (6) coffee pods as shown.
Mix gray paint with a little bit of black paint to create a dark gray. Paint stripes around the tower as shown.
Paint vertical lines between all the stripes to create bricks.
Paint another coffee pod gray.
Cut off about 1″ from the coffee pod.
Paint bricks in dark gray.
Download, print and cut out provided circle template on card stock.
Paint dark gray.
Cut slit to the middle.
Wrap into a cone shape.
Glue cone to top of single coffee pod.
Paint a craft stick gray.
Glue to the inside of the single coffee pod.
Glue craft stick to the inside of the top coffee pod.
Twist the ends of (2) green fuzzy sticks together.
Wrap fuzzy sticks around the tower to create a vine, as shown. Secure with glue at the top and the bottom.
Cut 3″ pieces of green fuzzy sticks.
Bend into a leaf shape.
Glue leaves to the vine.
Paint the top of the clothespin peach.
Cover the area from the top of the clothespin to the break in the clothespin in fine iridescent glitter.
Fold golden friendship thread until you are happy with the thickness. Make sure it is a little shorter than the tower.
Glue to the clothespin, as shown.
Cut white and pink feathers to about 2″.
Glue pink feathers around clothespin, starting where the glitter ends.
Glue white feathers on top of pink.
Draw eyes and a mouth on your princess.