Nontraditional Wreaths: Diorama Basket Wreath

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by Angela Son, A.C. Moore Craftologist

Nontraditional Wreaths: Diorama Basket Wreath

A little birdie told us you were searching for some fresh ideas for your holiday wreath. Lucky for you, we'’re full of nontraditional wreath ideas, like this diorama basket wreath with a cardinal and a baby dove nestled inside. Click here to see all of our  Nontraditional Wreath ideas.

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Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour + dry time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use wire cutters to remove the handle from the basket. Then, paint the inside and outside of basket and let dry.
  • 2
    Place the basket with the inside bottom facing you to create diorama. Fill the bottom with PVC garland, berries, and pinecones and use hot glue to secure. Attach bird(s) where desired.
  • 3
    Cut ribbon to desired length and weave ends through the basket at the top, bring ends back out and tie.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour + dry time

Project Supplies

  • •Nicole™ Crafts Basket of Your Choice, Berry & Cedar Branches, 9 foot PVC Garland, Cinnamon-Scented Pinecones, Cardinal & Dove Clips, 7/8" Wide Winter Ribbon & Dual Temperature Dual Gun
  • •Plaid FolkArt Home Décor Chalk Paint Cascade
  • •Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12
  • •Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks
  • •Panacea 8" Heavy Duty Wire Cutters
  • •Scissors