Besides the pine cones, consider the pine needles. Students have had great
success and enthusiasm (third grade and up) in making pine needle baskets
using the coil method. The longer pine needles are the best. You would also
need large eye sewing needles and something to bind them (I use raffia).
> I have many pine trees in my yard and may good size pine cones. Everday I > look out my window and wonder what I can do with them. Does anyone have a > suggestion? I teach Elem. Art anyone know of a lesson I can incorporate
the > pine cones into? Nothing to "crafty" or "holiday" > Thanks ahead of time. Christian