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These projects are fun and easy to make, and will be so much more meaningful because they were handcrafted from the heart.
Designed by Michaels® Design Team
Cut a 4-inch circle from white felt (for snowman head) and glue to the center of the stocking.
Cut a small triangle from tangerine felt and glue to the center of the snowman head for a nose.
Glue the black pom-poms in place for a mouth and eyes as shown.
Tie ribbon into a small shoestring bow and glue to the bottom of the snowman head for a bowtie.
Cut a 2-inch x 2-inch square of black felt for the top hat. Glue the felt square to the top of the snowman head. Cut a ½-inch x 4-inch piece of black felt for the hat brim and glue over the top hat piece as shown.
Personalize the stocking with dimensional fabric paint. Let dry.
Christmas Tree Card
Fold the cardstock in half to create a card.
Cut four triangles (in graduating sizes) and one small rectangle from decorative paper as shown, to create the tree.
Stack the triangles with the rectangle at the base and glue to the front of the card. Glue a pom-pom to the top of the tree.
Paint the outside of the trinket box as desired. Leave the box open to prevent it from drying shut. Let dry.
Paint desired shapes or initials on the box to personalize it. Let dry.
Embellish the box by dipping the tip of the paintbrush handle in paint to create dots. Let dry.
Felt Stocking, 19-inch
Felt Squares: Tangerine, Black, White
Creatology™ 10mm Pom-poms, Black (5)
Spool O’ Ribbon, Red
Dimensional Fabric Paint, color of choice
Craft Smart™ Tacky Glue, 8oz.
Crayola® Blunt Tip Scissors
For Christmas Tree Card
Recollections® Cardstock, 8½-inch x11-inch White
Creatology™ ½-inch Pom-pom, coordinating color (1)
Scrapbook Paper of choice
Craft Smart™ Glue Stick
For Trinket Box
Wood Trinket Box
Craft Smart® Craft Paint (we used): Red, White, Pool Blue
Craft Smart™ Paintbrush
Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.
Put a special touch on each project by personalizing. Use dimensional fabric paint for the stocking, markers or crayons for the card and craft paint for the trinket box.