It's the most wonderful sound of the year!

Follow for simple step by step instructions on building the tree that will bring happiness and joy to your ears.

Teacher Notes

Teachers! Did you use this instructable in your classroom?
Add a Teacher Note to share how you incorporated it into your lesson.

Step 1: STEP 1

Saw PVC pipe into 16 different lengths (5 of each).

Step 2: Step 2:

Lay longest pipes down first, parallel to and equidistant from each other. Lay second longest layer of pipes over first, perpendicular to bottom layer/ (Like Jenga).

Step 3: Step 3:

Continue layering pipes over one another, once there are enough layers to keep the tree stable, reduce the number of pipes to 4, and then 3.

Step 4: Step 4:

continue layering pipes until they become too short to make noise through when blown into. Using a glue gun, glue the pipes in place as you build

Step 5: Step 5:

Allow glue to dry, then carrying tree from base to ensure stability take outside and spray paint.

Step 6: Step 6:

Decorate tree with ornaments of your choice, then using a can of compressed air, blow air on pipe openings to create sound.

First Time Author Contest 2016

Participated in the
First Time Author Contest 2016



    • Make It Fly Challenge

      Make It Fly Challenge
    • Stone Concrete and Cement Contest

      Stone Concrete and Cement Contest
    • Growing Beyond Earth Maker Contest

      Growing Beyond Earth Maker Contest