Do you remember as a kid gluing popsicle sticks to make a jewelry box or for other craft projects? This week we're going to explore another chapter in working with popsicle sticks (also called craft sticks).
Popsicle Stick Bending
Popsicle stick bending/shaping isn't just for kids making bracelets, it’s great for art projects and a great learning experience for DIYer’s. The method used in bending popsicle sticks is similar to how you would bend wood for larger projects (but on a smaller scale).
First thing to keep in mind is that all wood bending is, is warping the wood to conform to a desired shape. For beginners it is always better to work with softwoods like pine or in this case popsicle sticks.
You will first need a round container