Wood Shim Stars & Bursts

I can’t stop working with wood shims – they are my new favorite crafting material…

These shim stars are quite easy to make -- the kids can help.

For this project you will need: wood shims (I used long and short, Home Depot) and a glue gun.

Just glue the shims together to create a burst or star shape - so easy, these take a few minutes to make.

I prefer to leave these natural, but you could paint or stain them if you like. Also, you could have the kids draw on a design with markers or decorate with glitter, pinecones, buttons, etc..

You could hang one on your front door too.

You could spray paint these gold or silver - anything goes!

I added a battery-operated light set to my burst.

If you like this project, you may like my Shim Wreath and my Shim Planter.

Comments (1):

  1. Alessandra

    November 24, 2013 at 5:43 pm

    xxxxx Ale

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