Jingle & Jolly Framed Paper Santa
Create a one-of-a-kind Santa masterpiece using your favorite scrapbook papers.
Designed by Mike Baker.
- Craft Knife
- Scrapbook Paper – Color/Pattern of Choice
- Paper, Thin – White
- Ribbon, Thin
- Frame, Small
- Pen – Black
- Cutting Pad
- Bristol Board
- Light Box (or Well Lighted Place)
- Spray Adhesive
Step 1 Cut a piece of white Bristol board to fit frame.
Step 2 Cut a piece of white paper on which to draw design to 5"x7".
Step 3 Draw desired design on plain white paper (keep in mind it should be simple and that a small portion of the edges will be hidden by the frame).
Step 4 On a light box, or in a well lit area, trace the pattern from Step 3 onto desired papers.
Step 5 Cut the individual piece of the design out of the papers you chose. Erase any pencil lines showing at this time.
Step 6 Glitter to embellish any pieces of the design. For example: white glitter the rim of the hat.
Step 7 Cover the 5"x7" Bristol board from Step 1 with a single piece of chosen pattered paper. Mount with spray adhesive in well ventilated area. Trim off any excess paper.
Step 8 Piece together the elements of deign. Tape down before gluing to ensure desired outcome. Once the desired design is achieved, remove tape and glue in place.
Step 9 Once art is assembled, trim off any excess paper. Place in the frame and secure in place.