Plaid FolkArt All That Glitters Ornament Yarn Wreath

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by Julie Lewis, Plaid

Plaid FolkArt All That Glitters Ornament Yarn Wreath

Try a new twist on the traditional wreath!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Wrap yarn around Styrofoam wreath. (Tip: for some added fullness, do not pull the yarn taut.)
  • 3
    Basecoat wood discs/circles as follows:
    1-1/2 inch Wood Disc/Circle (Small) Peridot
    1-1/2 inch Wood Disc/Circle (Small) Fresh Foliage
    2-1/4 inch Wood Disc/Circle (Medium) = Fresh Foliage
    2-1/4 inch Wood Disc/Circle (Medium) = Kelly Green
    2-1/4 inch Wood Disc/Circle (Medium) = Kelly Green
    2-1/4 inch Wood Disc/Circle (Medium) = Emerald
    3 inch Wood Disc/Circle (Large) = Inca Gold
  • 4
    Apply Emerald to the 3 inch Kelly Green wood disc/circle and apply Peridot to one of the 2-1/4 inch Fresh Foliage wood discs/circles.
  • 5
    Stencil images as shown. Where glitter is used, stencil with corresponding acrylic color first:
    Fresh Foliage = Peridot
    Kelly Green = Emerald
    Lipstick Red = Red.
  • 6
    Cut strips of foam with scalloped-edge scissors along one side. Cut into ornament toppers with every fifth scallop. Paint Inca Gold, then Gold.
  • 7
    Fashion hooks from wire and poke one end through foam loop to secure. Glue to wood disc/circle.
  • 8
    Fashion bow from larger ribbon.
  • 9
    Wrap wire around paintbrush handle to create spring. Pull slightly apart and glue one end around wreath. Glue bow on top of wire.
  • 10
    Position wood discs/circles around wreath and glue.
  • 11
    Cut and glue strips of smaller ribbon between ornaments.
  • 12
    Hang largest wood disc/circle from wire spring.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Extreme Glitter 2 oz. Gold 104547968
  • Plaid FolkArt Extreme Glitter 2 oz. Peridot 104547974
  • Plaid FolkArt Extreme Glitter 2 oz. Red 104547980
  • Plaid FolkArt Extreme Glitter 2 oz. Emerald 104547984
  • Plaid FolkArt Stencil Large Simply Scroll 104560708
  • Plaid FolkArt Stencil Large Debbie's Floral 104560712
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Kelly Green 104107504
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lipstick Red 104107530
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Fresh Foliage 104107668
  • Plaid FolkArt Metallic Paint 2 oz. Inca Gold 104107721
  • Plaid FolkArt Metallic Paint 2 oz. Emerald Green 104107703
  • Plaid FolkArt Metallic Paint 2 oz. Peridot 104107718
  • 14 inch Styrofoam Extruded Wreath
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Disc/Circle 3 inch 6 pc. 104139799
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Disc/Circle 2-1/4 inch 2 pc. 104139641
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Disc/Circle 1-1/2 inch 6 pc. 104139645
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch White 104258585
  • Several Yards of a Super Bulky Quick and Soft Yarn in Hollyhock
  • Morex Grosgrain Ribbon 1-1/2 inch x 4 yard Red 104192898
  • Morex Grosgrain Ribbon 7/8 inch x 6 yard Red 104193559
  • Artistic Wire 24 gauge Wire Gold 104561824
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Flat Wash 1/2 104464131
  • Martha Stewart Crafts Stencil Brush Set 4 pc. 104589854
  • Aleene's 4 oz. Original Tacky Glue 104148018
  • Nicole™ Crafts Decorative Edge Craft Scissors Scallop 104068907
  • Regular Edge Scissors