Create-a-Canvas Footprint Snowman

Use Martha Stewart Crafts® Fine-tip Tops instead of the liner brush for snowflakes and details on the Snowman.
 
 

Craft Time: 30-60 minutes

Uses Recycled Items: No

Keywords: C_36391, october2013, create a canvas, photo canvas, photo, frame, canvas frame, diy frame

Materials

  • Create-a-Canvas
  • Craft Smart® Acrylic Paint - Light Blue, White and Orange
  • Creatology™ Felt - Black and Red
  • Creatology™ Sequins - White
  • Paintbrush - Liner
  • Foam Brush
  • Palette Paper (Optional)
  • Aleene's™ Fast Grab™ Tacky Glue (Adult Use Only)
  • Pencil
  • Scissors
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Instructions

Step 1
Remove acrylic photo protector sheet (where the photo will go) and set aside.

Step 2
Load foam brush with light blue and white and paint front and sides of canvas. Let dry.

Step 3
Apply white paint to the bottom of child’s foot and “stamp” to canvas as shown. Let dry.

Step 4
Apply white paint to child’s index finger and “stamp” around border of canvas. Apply more paint to finger as needed. Let dry.

Step 5
Print and cut out patterns for hat and scarf.

Step 6
Draw scarf on red felt and cut out. ADULT: Glue in place on Snowman. Let dry.

Step 7
Draw hat onto black felt and cut out. ADULT: Glue in place on Snowman. Let dry.

Step 8
Use liner brush to add Snowman features with black paint. Use end of brush for dots. Let dry.

Step 9
Add carrot nose with orange paint and liner brush. Let dry.

Step 10
Paint snowflakes as desired, or as shown. Let dry.

Step 11
ADULT: Glue sequins in centres of snowflakes.

Step 12
Add acrylic photo protector sheet and photo.