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Yarn Ball Hanging Sculpture

Yarn sculptures add a surprising element of design to a room.

At a Glance:

#4016 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Stiffy Logo

Stiffy ® Fabric Stiffener, 16 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $8.29
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Other Supplies

3 balloons, 3 coordinating skeins of yarn, Wire, 3 acrylic hanging crystals


1. Inflate balloons and tie a yarn or string loop at top.

2. Dip yarn in Stiffy and wrap around balloon or wrap balloon with yarn and apply Stiffy liberally with paintbrush. Hang to dry.

3. Pop balloons and remove.

4. Wrap wire around paintbrush or pencil to create spiral. Attach crystal to one end and attach other to bottom of yarn ball.

5. Tie yarn at other end of ball to hang.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.