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Crafts: Pierced Sun Catcher

Pierced Sun Catcher

Total Time Needed: 30 Minutes or less

These colorful, perforated window decorations can really brighten up a room when sunlight shows through all the pinholes.


  • Card stock
  • Corrugated cardboard
  • Pushpin
  • Thin string or thread


  1. To create one, simply cut a sun shape out of the paper or card stock and place it atop the cardboard. 
  2. Pierced Sun Catcher - Step 2

    Have your child pierce the paper with the pushpin, creating a pattern of straight lines or swirls.
  3. Loop a piece of string or thread through one of the holes near the top edge of the sun catcher, and it's ready to hang.