I have always loved string art, but was afraid to try it–but making this Baby Yoda string art was so easy and fun, I am definitely going to be making more!
Baby Yoda String Art
Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, we have a baby crush on little Baby Yoda. Like, seriously, that Stormtrooper that punched him? Better watch his back if I ever get to a galaxy far, far away. LOL! In all seriousness, making a Baby Yoda string art was so much fun–and so simple. I had no idea that it would go by so fast! But it makes such a fantastic addition in my kid’s room.
Also, I’m saying “my kid’s room” but I kind of feel like it should be on my mantle, I love this Baby Yoda string art so much. If you’re ready to make an awesome Star Wars string art, let’s get started.
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Tips to Make Star Wars String Art
- Start by grabbing the free printable Baby Yoda string art template. It’s super handy with markings for where the nails ought to go–although you can certainly use less nails than I identified. But, keep in mind that you will have a more dense look with more nails, so reducing the nails will lead to more gaps in the strings.
- I started by trying to use a thin wood, because I thought “oh this will be easier to nail” and while that was the case, unfortunately, the thin wood was so weak that it actually broke between the nails–so I had a nice little outline growing with no nails. It was bad. So, pick a solid wood, about 1/4-inch thick at the thinnest.
- I grabbed a bunch of the specific colors I wanted of the embroidery thread, but then I discovered that it’s a whole lot cheaper to buy the embroidery thread in bulk, like these. So, be smarter than me.
- I recommend using a solid background (white or black or even grey) because of the muted colors of Baby Yoda’s little shirt and collar. I felt like white was right for me, so I used a white chalk paint, but you could also use black with no problem, I’m sure.
How Do I Make this Baby Yoda String Art?
I’m so glad you asked. Below is our written tutorial.
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More Star Wars Crafts You Might Like
- Mandalorian SVG Set – This is the way. Just grab the SVG and make the awesome shirt or tumbler or whatever. But this is the way…so do it.
- Ahsoka Mickey Ears – If you’re looking for some epic Mickey ears for your favorite Star Wars fan, these are the way to turn heads!
- Yoda Mickey Ears – Not the Baby Yoda…but the Yoda. You know…OG. These are his Mickey ears for your trip to Galaxy’s Edge.
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