How many plastic cups do I need to make a snowman?

How many plastic cups do I need to make a snowman?

You need white plastic cups and a stapler. Each ball takes about 100 cups. Used and washed ones work, too – you’ll throw them away anyway.

How do you put a plastic cup on a snowman to the door?

My kids loved it and we Won our door decorating contest!!!! Snowman door made out of cups: Use larger cups on the bottom, lay them flat on a table touching sides in a circle and hot glue. Keep building it up, moving cups inward. It will make a dome.

What to make out of plastic cups?

11 Things to Do with Plastic Cups

  • Start Seeds. 1/11. Plastic cups can help you start this summer’s vegetable or flower garden indoors.
  • Store Hardware. 2/11.
  • Corral Clutter. 3/11.
  • Separate Breakables. 4/11.
  • Hold Paint. 5/11.
  • Manage Ice Cream Melt. 6/11.
  • Prevent Squished Cupcakes. 7/11.
  • Amplify Your Smartphone. 8/11.

How do you make Christmas decorations out of plastic cups?


  1. Start by preheating your oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Place your baking sheet in the oven.
  3. Once your cups have melted flat remove them from your oven.
  4. They only take about a minute to cool down once you remove them from the oven.
  5. Decorate your ornaments with permanent metallic markers.

How do you make a snowman out of Styrofoam cups?


  1. Cut a 1-inch wide strip of felt using the full length of the felt sheet.
  2. Place your foam cup upside down.
  3. Cut triangles from orange felt and glue them to the face area.
  4. For the earmuffs, cut a pipe cleaner in half.
  5. Trim one side of a pom pom to make it a little flatter.

How to make a snowman with plastic cups?

How to make a snowman with plastic cups is very easy, you just have to staple around 400 plastic cups (200 body, and 200 head).

What do you need to build a snowman?

There isn’t much you need to make the basic build of a snowman, and when I say there isn’t much, it truly is an understatement. All you actually require is a bucketload of plastic cups, say over 200 of those, and much more if you want to make it bigger than the average. To hold the cups together, you need a stapler and a whole lot of staples.

How do you make a snowman with pink circles?

Add a little blush to the snowman by cutting out small pink circles from a colored paper and attaching them to the sides of the face. Using a hot glue gun is neater for the project as it does not show the seams of the snowman like a staple would.

How many balls does it take to make a snowman?

Think of all the shapes a snowman takes. Well, you thought of two, and that’s true. Either people build snowmen with one small ball and one big ball, the big and small here being relative in size to the innumerable small snowballs that go into the making of these balls; or shape the snowmen in an oblong fashion.