Bonfire Roasting Sticks

By  Melony Bradley 

size: 30" length

  • Camp Roasting Sticks
  • Food on the Roasting Sticks


  • Recycled wire hanger
  • Wooden dowel, 6” length


  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints, in colors of choice
  • Drill and 1/4” bit
  • Wire cutters
  • Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

  • black marker, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)
  • 1. Adults, help kids when using drill and wire cutters.
  • 2. On covered work surface, paint dowel length (handle) in colors of choice. Add camouflage, polka dots, kid's name, or camp's name on handle. Let dry.
  • 3. Untwist wire hanger and straighten (for stick). Use wire cutters to cut length to 30".
  • 4. Use drill to drill hole in center of dowel end. Spot glue hole; insert stick. Let dry.
  • Tip
  • 1. For ease in straightening wire hanger, have one person hold end of wire between pliers while second person works to straighten wire length.