Sprocket & Spoke Snowman


Being a bicycle enthusiast and having extra bike parts I started thinking of ways to make holiday decorations from them.
The snowman I made from bicycle sprockets and spokes. The sprockets I welded together then painted (I'm sure there is some other method of attaching them together) . The spoke arms are just hot-glued on. I wrapped him in a ribbon scarf and stuck him in a piece of scrap painted door trim that I cut a slot in. The hat is 2 pieces of scrap wood glued together and painted with a slot cut in the bottom.

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2 comments
  • Barb Rosen
    Barb Rosen
    on Dec 14, 2013

    Love this little snowman, Van!

  • Jeanette S
    Jeanette S
    on Dec 15, 2013

    I am crazy about snowmen and have clipped several this year! I am going to make a snowman for my mailbox decoration next year. I won a first prize a couple of years ago with one...have a snowman basket on it this year!

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