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It’s the day before Christmas and before we go enjoy the holiday, we wanted to share one more holiday project. There are still a few hours left to craft something for Christmas. Create this vintage snowflake ornament. It is the perfect last minute addition to your tree. Kindra Boroff designed this ornament using FolkArt and Mod Podge. To make your own ornament you will need the supplies listed below, and you can find the instructions here.
FolkArt ® Artists Pigments™ – Pure Black, 2 oz.
Mod Podge ® Antique Matte, 8 oz.
Glass ball ornament
Red & white snowflake fabric
Red satin ribbon
Christmas may be just around the corner, but you still have enough time to fit in a little holiday crafting with the kids. This lovely little toadstool ornament fits the bill perfectly – it’s quick, easy, and the end result delivers big-time fun that the kids will love. Not all that, it’s also a darling little keepsake for the memory-box that you’ll treasure for years to come.
During the holidays aside from it being a magical time for children, it is a romantic time for couples. If you are looking for a way to celebrate your love, then we have a great project for you to create. Chris Myer Williams designed this lovely photo transfer glass ornament. In order to make this for yourself you will need some Mod Podge photo transfer medium. This is sure to be an ornament that will be treasured for years. With Mod Podge and photocopies, an exceptional holiday becomes more memorable when you capture those special moments! Click here to see the step by step instructions for this project.
Start a family tradition by making at least one handmade ornament each year. You’ll be surprised how fast time flies and before long your entire tree will be filled with lovely treasures that were made by you! We found 12 awesome holiday tutorials that will definitely spark your holiday craft engines!
Have fun and please send in pics of your tree. We’d like to see every project you make–especially the holiday crafts!
Tis the season to create Holiday crafts. One of the best holiday crafts to create are ornaments. In this video watch Candie Cooper create three unique ornaments. You will learn how to make a funky, vintage, and kid friendly ornament. Candie uses several Plaid products to make these ornaments. The supplies include Mod Podge, FolkArt Extreme Glitter, Gallery Glass, and Apple Barrel paints. To watch this video click the image below or click here.
Make each of your gifts into something special with these beautiful gift tags. These ornaments were made using FolkArt Metallic Paints, wood circles, and FolkArt stencils. Plaid’s FolkArt Metallic Paints come in traditional and trendy colors. These gift tags can also be used as ornaments, holiday coasters, or use them as an extra embellishment on any holiday craft project. In addition to written instructions on how to make this project, we have created a step by step video on how to make these gift tags. Watch the video here video to learn how to create these easy elegant ornaments. All the materials you will need for these tags are below, and the complete written instructions are here.
Tis the season to create beautiful Christmas ornaments. Ornaments are a must have holiday item and they can be used in many ways aside from hanging on a tree. Use these ornaments and create gift bag tags, coasters, or use as extra embellishment on a craft project. Watch this video to learn how to create these easy elegant ornaments. These ornaments were made using FolkArt Metallic Paints, wood disks, and FolkArt stencils. Plaid’s FolkArt Metallic Paints come in traditional and trendy colors. You can view this video below or on our YouTube channel. To see even more ornaments by Plaid click here.
It’s easy to craft “glass” with Gallery Glass from Plaid. Candie Cooper demonstrates how to make beautiful ornaments to use as decorations or gifts this Christmas in this craft video. If you have never crafted with Gallery Glass then this is a great beginner craft project for you to create. It is easy and simple to make. These ornaments are eye catching and sure to draw attention. To view this video click the image below or click here.
Metallic paint colors are great to paint with. They can add a different element to your craft projects. FolkArt Metallics offer a wide array of beautiful iridescent colors in metals, pearls and gemstone finishes. Paint an entire project or simply add shimmering accents. This week on Paint Me Plaid we are hosting a HUGE giveaway. One lucky Paint Me Plaid reader will win 10 FolkArt Metallic paint colors. How cool is that? 10 different metallic colors to create whatever your heart desires.
These metallic ornaments were created using FolkArt metallic paints. Get a jump start on your holiday decor with these awesome colors. Click here to learn how to create these ornaments.
To enter this giveaway all you have to do is leave a comment below telling us what you would use the paint on. For extra entries (leave a separate comment for each):
Time is up! It’s the day before Christmas, and I sure hope you all have finished all your holiday shopping. If you have not, I would not want to trade places with you. I have a feeling those stores are going to be crazy, and very congested. Hopefully you can just relax and spend sometime at home with your family and friends. If you have some spare time, and would like to do something creative then your in luck. Try creating this Martini Glass and Ornaments Centerpiece. Toast the holidays with a bright and blinged out centerpiece that will be the talk of the table. This would be a great addition to have at your Christmas dinner tomorrow. This craft was designed by, Julie Lewis. Click here to see how this was created.