Plaid FolkArt Christmas Glasses & Handprint Snowman Tags

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by Kristen Jones, Plaid

Plaid FolkArt Christmas Glasses & Handprint Snowman Tags

Kids can join in on the crafting fun!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Follow the instructions on the package to make two small pom poms from Really Red and White yarn.
  • 3
    Wash and dry mason jars, rub with rubbing alcohol and let dry.
  • 4
    Paint the bottom 1-1/2 inch of jar with Wicker White. Paint the top 1-1/2 inch of the har with Apple Red. Let dry.
  • 5
    Wrap middle of jars with yarn as shown. Use hot glue to secure the start and end of yarn.
  • 6
    Use the craft knife to cut a small hole at the top for the yarn to fit through.
  • 7
    Paint wood ornaments with Wicker White and let dry.
  • 8
    Leave bottom third of ornaments Wicker White (see photo for reference). Paint middle of ornament with Aqua. Paint top with Pure Gold. Let dry.
  • 9
    Brush Wicker White onto first 3 fingers of child’s hand and press onto shape as shown, creating group of snowmen. Let dry.
  • 10
    Add eyes, mouth and buttons with liner brush and Licorice, Let dry,
  • 11
    Mix one part Pure Gold to one part Apple Red and paint on noses.
  • 12
    Paint scarf with Apple Red.
  • 13
    Add names with Licorice and small liner brush. Let dry.
  • 14
    Tie ornaments around each jar as shown.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Wicker White 104769925
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Apple Red 104770041
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Aqua 104769961
  • Plaid FolkArt Multi-Surface Paint 2 oz. Licorice 104769985
  • Plaid FolkArt Metallic Paint 2 oz. Pure Gold 104107708
  • Ball Mason Jar Quart Smooth 104179536 (2)
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Disc/Circle 3 inch 6 pc. 104139799
  • Red Heart Soft Yarn Really Red 104595723
  • Red Heart Soft Yarn White 104212368
  • Pom Pom Maker
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Flat Shader 10 104464118
  • Princeton Artist Brush Co. Brush Select Synthetic Liner 1 104464145
  • X-ACTO Precision Instruments No. 1 Knife 104135101
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Rubbing Alcohol
  • Paper Towels