Nicole™ Crafts Lighted Tree with Twigs

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by Chris Yankauskas, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Lighted Tree with Twigs

Whether you use decorated Nicole Crafts Wood Trees as a centerpiece or as your actual Christmas tree, you're sure to wow your friends and family with your creativity.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:3+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Base paint tree with Forest Green. Accent with Sour Apple. Let dry.
  • 2
    Create snowflakes around holes using Snow Writer. Let dry.
  • 3
    Lightly accent tree and brush tree edges with snow. Let dry.
  • 4
    Insert lights, stapling wire in various places on the back.
  • 5
    Paint star True Red. When dry, glue to top of tree.
  • 6
    Wrap vines around tree, stapling where necessary.
  • 7
    Paint wood beads True Red. When dry, glue to vine.
  • 8
    Accent star, vine and beads with snow.
  • 9
    Brush snow on base of tree. Let dry.
  • 10
    Glue Styrofoam® balls together to create snowman. Brush with snow.
  • 11
    Cut six 2 ½ inch pieces of twig garland.
  • 12
    Insert three pieces on each side of snowman for arms.
  • 13
    Accent snowman face and body with dimensional paint as shown. Let dry.
  • 14
    Glue hat to head and glue snowman to base.
  • 15
    Glue pinecones and beads to base.
  • 16
    Accent snowman hat, pinecones and berries with snow. Let dry.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:3+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts 35 Hole Wood Tree 104142634
  • Nicole™ Crafts 3 ½ inch Wood Star 104140086
  • Nicole™ Crafts 35 Clear Brown Wire Lights 104533615
  • Lara’s Crafts™ Wood Beads 12mm 104139793
  • Panacea™ Twig Garland 15 inch Twig Garland 104456101
  • Nicole™ Crafts Felt Top Hat 1 inch Black 104234592
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® Ball 1 inch 16 pc. 104183629
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® Ball 2 ½ inch 104183631
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® Ball 2 inch 4pk 104183633
  • Duncan 4 oz. Snow Accents 104130634
  • DecoArt® Specialty Snow Writer 2 oz. 104549498
  • Nicole™ Crafts Easy Shot Staple Gun 104157022
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dimensional Fabric Paint Value Pack 18pk 104136879
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Forest Green 104106671
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Sour Apple 104521655
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. True Red 104106594
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Brush Flat Shader 10 104118906
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Pines Cones