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Crafts are a fun way to show off your creative side. Many riders love DIY projects that they can use at the barn. String art is the perfect example of a fun and simple craft that any horse lover can do. You can hang your masterpiece on your horse’s stall!

Let’s start with the supplies. You can gather them yourself or buy a pre-made kit. If you decide to forgo the kit, then you’ll need…

  • A wood plaque
  • Sandpaper
  • Stain
  • Clear sealant
  • Cotton yarn
  • A small hammer
  • Paper horse silhouette
  • Scissors
  • Small nails

Watch the tutorial below, so you can get an idea on how to construct your string art. There are plenty of ways to do it though. This video can be used as inspiration, but feel free to get creative.

You can create a customized one with colors unique to your horse. Add their name for a special touch. These would look great on your horse’s stall door!

Those are incredible! You can start simple and work your way up to a more challenging piece. Horse crafts are so much fun!