Making candy cane and lollypop ornaments

Christina from Jam Fancy sent us this quick last-minute ornament craft

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You will need:
A board to work on
Toothpicks
Fimo or sculpey
A plate

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Roll a ball of each of your Christmas colours of about the same size.

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Roll out the balls into thin sausages then twist two colours together. Roll them in to one thin sausage and cut the long piece in roughly in half.

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If you are making candy canes form them into the right shape by making a crook at one end.

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To make lollipops, roll the sausage in upon itself to make a spiral and flatten out the round shape by pressing it down with you fingers.

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Using the blunt end of the toothpick, make a hole in the top of the circle.

With the pointed end of the toothpick, push gently into the bottom of the circle to make the lollipop stick.

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Place the canes and lollipops on the plate and follow the instructions on the packets for the cooking times.

Thread up the lollipop and then decorate your tree!

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