Nicole™ Crafts Wood Christmas Train

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by Nicole™ Crafts Design Team

Nicole™ Crafts Wood Christmas Train

Choo-choo-choosing the Nicole™ Crafts Wood Christmas Train is a great way to rev up the holiday season!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Let paint dry before displaying and/or playing with train set.
  • 2
    Paint the engine Primary Red and Dark Hauser Green. Paint the roof and engine headlight with Glorious Gold. Paint smokestack and all train wheels Lamp (Ebony) Black. Paint a thin layer of Mod Podge on engine roof and top edges of train cars. Sprinkle Gold glitter over the Mod Podge. Shake off excess.
  • 3
    For the middle car, paint Snow (Titanium) White outside and Primary Red inside. Paint Primary Red stripes on sides. Draw lines between stripes with Gold glitter glue.
  • 4
    Paint the last car Dark Hauser Green outside and Snow (Titanium) White inside. Use a large pouncer to make dots of tacky glue on sides. Sprinkle with Gold glitter. Shake off excess and let dry.
  • 5
    After paint on the cars has dried, add details to wheels, engine and last car with Gold glitter glue. Twist Red and White tinsel chenille stems together. Bend and trim to fit around engine windows as shown and glue in place. Write or print CHRISTMAS EXPRESS two times on Snowcap cardstock and trim to 1-3/4 inch x 1-1/4 inch. Glue to Gold cardstock and trim, leaving a thin Gold border. Glue this sign below side windows. Pull out a small amount of Poly-fil and glue to smokestack for smoke. Place mini gift boxes inside end car. Glue small piece of Styrofoam inside center car, trimming if needed. Insert pick into Styrofoam.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Train 3 pc. 104564615
  • Nicole™ Crafts Ultra Fine Glitter 2 oz. 14 kt Gold 104558996 (2)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Glitter Glue 4 oz. Gold 104277419
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 12 mm 12 pc. Red/White 104277506
  • Plaid® Mod Podge® Waterbase Sealer
  • Glue and Finish 8 oz. Matte 104107936
  • Nicole™ Crafts Christmas Medley™ Assorted Miniatures 1/2 inch Gift Box 24 pc. 104280360
  • Fairfield Processing Poly-fil® Fiber 12 oz. 104236978
  • Christmas Pick of Your Choice
  • American Crafts™ Glitter Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Gold 104515411
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 12 inch x 12 inch Snowcap 104059198
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Primary Red 104106630
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Hauser Dark Green 104106599
  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lamp (Ebony) Black 104106681
  • DecoArt® Americana® Gloss Enamels® Paint 2 oz. Glorious Gold 104549528
  • Loew-Cornell® Soft Comfort Brush Flat 3/4 inch 104548676
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Sponge Brush Large 104110707
  • FloraCraft® Styrofoam® Brand Foam Block 3 inch x 3 inch x 3 inch 104183623
  • FloraCraft® Foam Cutter 6 inch 2 blade 104186311 (optional - may be needed to trim Styrofoam®)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder® All Purpose Stik™ Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928