"$8.93 for a dozen pairs! That is cheaper than a dollar a pair! Shipping is a little pricey but still averaged less than $1/pair. Real drumsticks, shaped, polished, no work, decorating with Sharpies=that last craft I was looking for,…"
"I haven't purchased the "drumsticks" yet but I love the idea of dowels! We have a water dept employee in our church and he was able to get me all if the buckets I needed! 50 so far, so you may try them. I am using ice cream buckets…"
"I was buying buckets from our local Wal-Mart bakery for $1 (the money goes to children's miracle network), but we later found a professional painter in our church could save 5 gal buckets for us. We're getting about 10 each week. It would…"
"We asked local grocery stores to save buckets for us as well and that has worked great and cost us nothing. We are not giving the kids their own set of drumsticks to take home. We will keep sets in the glow room while they learn the…"
"Thanks for sharing this idea Monique. I've heard that cleanup on the drywall mud buckets is easy if you wait until they have completely dried out. Then bang the bucket on hard service or hit the outside of the bucket with a hammer. I've…"
"For buckets I spoke with a guy in our church who works in construction. He can easily get me all the buckets I need - I will need to clean them out of course. Check with painters or drywallers especially!"