String art craft activity for kids

Need some new ideas to keep the kids busy over the holidays? Try string art - it's a little bit retro and a little bit modern. 

Perhaps you've already got some wood offcuts or cork trivets are also great to use, a jar full of tacks or nails and some yarn, string or thread that are just calling out to be made into something.

Here are a bunch of ideas we have found around the web to start you and the kids thinking about some fun executions of a string artwork. 

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