Nicole™ Crafts Wood Turning Christmas Wreath

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by Karen Fennimore, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Wood Turning Christmas Wreath

The Nicole™ Crafts Simple Wood Turning Wreath will look great on your Christmas tree, your mantle, anywhere you want to show your holiday spirit! Consider pairing it with the Wood Turning Santa, Elf, Snowman, Angel and Spangle Tree projects on A.C. Moore's website to create a winter wonderland scene!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint closed spools as well as tops and bottoms of open spools Olive Green. Let dry.
  • 2
    Paint inside of open spools Dark Hauser Green.
  • 3
    When dry, use Soft Black to shade tops and bottoms of all spools.
  • 4
    Brush on varnish.
  • 5
    Cut four 2 inch x 7/8 inch pieces of one sheet of cardstock. Glue around centers of open spools.
  • 6
    Cut four 4 inch x 1-1/2 inch pieces of the coordinating cardstock. Glue around centers of closed spools.
  • 7
    Cut a 30 inch piece of craft wire. Thread spools and beads onto wire, alternating each piece.
  • 8
    Twist wire tight to secure. Trim off excess.
  • 9
    Cut a 10 inch piece of craft wire. Thread through one closed spool. Twist ends together for hanger.
  • 10
    Tie a four-loop bow with ribbon. Secure with cloth-covered wire.
  • 11
    Glue to spool at hanger.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Closed Spool Small 2 inch 104751975
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Open Spool Small 2 inch 104751970
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Beads Large Multi-Color 45 pc. 104240859
  • X-ACTO No. 1 Precision Knife Set with Assorted Blades 104135125
  • DecoArt Americana DuraClear 2 oz. Satin Varnish 104387409
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Yellow Green 104385003 DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Soft Black 104385017
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Dark Hauser Green 104107551
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Angle Comb Size 1/4 inch 104118892
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Craft Wire 9 gauge
  • Coordinating Pieces of Christmas Cardstock (2)
  • Morex Double Face Satin Ribbon 1-1/2 inch x 5 yard Red 104194665
  • Cloth-Covered Wire
  • Nicole™ Crafts Flat and Round Combination Pliers 104248455
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Ruler