Nicole™ Crafts Paper Mache Heart Ornament

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by Denise Bianco, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Paper Mache Heart Ornament

It's believed that some of the very first Christmas ornaments were pastries cut into a variety of shapes, including hearts. Though Nicole Crafts Paper Maché is being used here, you can still keep that tradition alive by making this ornament.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint entire heart Country Red. Let dry.
  • 2
    Trace heart onto decorative Christmas paper and cut out with scallop-edge scissors.
  • 3
    Tip: Cut shape smaller than mache heart so red shows around edges.
  • 4
    Starting at the top of the heart, glue ribbon around entire shape.
  • 5
    Cut a 10 inch piece of ribbon. Make a small bow and glue to top center of heart.
  • 6
    Apply dots of silver glitter dimensional paint around paper heart shape as shown.
  • 7
    Lay ornament flat and apply Glossy Accents to decorative paper snowmen's scarves.
  • 8
    Let dry thoroughly.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Paper Mache Ornament Heart 104763395 My Minds Eye™ Christmas Paper Wonderful Winter Glitter 104511997 Nicole™ Decorative Edge Craft Scissors 6 1/2 inches Scallop 104068907 Morex Satin Ribbon 3/8 inch Citrus 104194611 Nicole™ Crafts Dimensional Fabric Paint Value Pack 18pk 104136879 Ranger Glossy Accents™ 104100594 DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Country Red 104106620 Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader 6 104618376 Beacon Adhesives® Zip Dry® Paper Glue 2 oz. 104070877 Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411 Surebonder® All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pcs. 104737928