Required Material to Make Sticks
You will need only one item to make sticks and that is the wooden planks and placing 2 sticks on the crafting table will give you 4 wooden planks.
How to Make Sticks
If you are interested in only finding the recipe for making sticks then you can make 4 of these by placing 2 planks on the crafting table in the exact same sequence as shown in the image below.
How to Make Planks
Planks are the most essential items that are needed to make sticks, and this is not possible without it. So, for making sticks you need to find a tree and there is a variety of them. You need to chop any tree that can be oak, birch, acacia, or spruce, chopping trees will give you the respective wooden log. For example, if you chop the oak tree, you will get the oak log that you can find on the ground as shown in the image below.
Chopping with hands is a time-consuming task whereas an axe can not only reduce the chopping time, but you can use it to chop other items as well, so it is more recommended. The recipe for making oak planks are mentioned in the image below that requires you to place one wooden log on the crafting table.
What You Can Do with The Sticks
Sticks are one of the major items in Minecraft that require making many other items that you can’t make without them such as Shovels, Pickaxes, bows, fences, and gates and some of them will be discussed below.
1 – Make a Shovel: We have shared different types of shovels in the game that you can see in the images below and all require the sticks for their making.
2 – Make a Bow: A bow is another great tool that you can use to kill other mobs and animals from a long distance. This tool also requires sticks, and its recipe can be seen in the image below.
3 – Make a Fence: A fence is another great building block that you can use around your farms to protect it from mobs. Mobs can’t break this block which makes it highly advantageous in critical situations.
Minecraft comes with endless resources that you can craft to make many valuable items for your benefit. Each item has a specific role and its use in the game and one of them are the sticks that can also be used for multiple purposes which we have discussed in this article.