Nicole™ Crafts Holiday Gift Glass Block

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by Nicole™ Crafts Design Team

Nicole™ Crafts Holiday Gift Glass Block

With so many different things that can be painted, glued, or otherwise attached to them, glass blocks are a perfect blank "canvas" for starting your holiday projects. The Nicole™ Crafts Holiday Gift Glass Block is just one example of how you can use the glass block and other supplies at A.C. Moore to create extraordinary centerpieces, window décor and other decorations for the holidays!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Cut a 7 inch x 7 inch piece of cardstock or wrapping paper and glue to the back of the glass block. Tip: if you use double-sided cardstock, your project will look from any angle!
  • 2
    Remove cap from the glass block and place lights inside it, leaving cord with plug hanging out. Replace cap.
  • 3
    Lay the glass block down, paper side down. Glue garland around the edge of the block as shown.
  • 4
    Cut two 18 inch pieces of ribbon. Glue around each side of block as if wrapping a present.
  • 5
    Make a multi-looped bow. Secure with wire. Glue to center of block and trim ends.
  • 6
    Remove a "branch" of artificial greens and holly from the pick. Tuck under ribbon as shown on one side of the glass block. Repeat for placing another set of greens and holly on the other side of the glass block.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Kraftyblok™ Glass Block 8 inch x 8 inch 104540362
  • Nicole™ Crafts 20 ct. Clear Light Strand White Wire 104283525
  • Beacon® Zip Dry® Paper Glue 2 oz. 104070877
  • Nicole™ Crafts Mini Tree Treasures Garland Red and White 6 foot 104646371
  • Nicole™ Crafts Simply Christmas Ribbon 2-1/2 inch x 10 yard Red
  • White and Silver Mix 1 104731940 (or Christmas-themed Ribbon of Your Choice)
  • Decorative Christmas Cardstock or Christmas-themed Wrapping Paper
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Nicole™ Crafts Simply Winter Pick Pine with Holly Berry 104624870
  • Panacea™ Stem Wire 18 gauge 18 inch Green 104456104
  • Panacea™ Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Scissors