My 5 year old is obsessed with lumps of coal. She has an ongoing joke with one of her teachers about lumps of coal and wanted to "make a lump of coal" as a gift. This is what we came up with. I don't know if this has been done before, we just used what we had on hand (and there was no coal involved.)
I recovered some Styrofoam from our bin.
We glued them together to form a coal-like shape.
Miss Lily painted the shape black.
Glue some pretty ribbon and add a covered pin. Hang your ornament.
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