Ginger Snap Crafts: Easy Christmas Tree Ornament & a DecoArt Giveaway

Easy Christmas Tree Ornament & a DecoArt Giveaway

This post is brought to you by DecoArt.

Today I am excited to be teaming up with some fabulous blogging friends & DecoArt to bring you some fun handmade Christmas ornament ideas & tutorials & a DecoArt Holiday Giveaway so you can make some of these fun ornaments, too. :) Today I am sharing an easy Christmas Tree ornament tutorial that my kiddos have been making for years. We have used these to hang on the tree, as gift tags & to give to neighbors & friends. So keep reading to see how to make these cute tree ornaments, & don’t forget to enter the giveaway at the end of this post. :)

easy Christmas tree ornament from GingerSnapCrafts.com #DecoArt #spon #ChristmasOrnament

For this project you’ll need:
jumbo popsicle sticks
foam brushes
glue stick
cardstock
chipboard
hooks
buttons
hot glue or school school
Americana Multi-Surface Satin Paint in Turf Green

*Just about all of these products can be found at your local Michaels store. :)

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First you’ll paint your popsicle sticks with the turf green Americana Mult- Surface Satin paint. I love this paint because it can be used on so many surfaces. It’s definitely my go to paint! ;) After I painted the sticks I used hot glue to turn them into a triangle.

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Then I used a punch to make yellow stars out of textured scrapbook paper. I also punched out stars in chipboard. I glued them together with a glue stick to make them super sturdy. Then I glued the star on top of the tree.

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I did the same thing for the trunk ~ a piece of brown striped scrapbook paper & some chipboard glued together. Then I hot glued the trunk to the back of the tree.

#DecoArt Christmas Tree ornament with popsicle sticks

Then I flipped my tree over, and it looked like this.

#DecoArt kids craft popsicle stick Christmas tree

Next I glued some cute buttons all over my tree for the “ornaments”.

#Decoart Christmas kid craft with popsicle sticks

Then the last thing to do is to hot glue a hook on the back of the ornament.

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Now isn’t that just the sweetest ornament you’ve ever seen? ha! ;)

#Decoart popsicle stick Christmas tree

Do you like to make homemade ornaments with your family? I’d love to hear your ideas. :)

If you need another easy kid craft idea check out this Popsicle Stick Rudolf Ornament.

Popsicle Stick Rudolf Ornament at GingerSnapCrafts.com

easy Christmas tree ornament from GingerSnapCrafts.com #DecoArt #spon #ChristmasOrnament

Now it’s time for a fun giveaway from DecoArt! Yay! :)
Enter in the form below to win this crafty bundle from DecoArt.

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Winner must be a U.S. resident. Good luck!

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For more handmade ornament ideas check out these post:

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For even more ornament ideas go here.
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check out the other DecoArt blogger ornaments. :)

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This project & post were created for Ginger Snap Crafts by Ginger Bowie.

4 comments:

  1. This is super cute. I hope you don't mind but we shared your post on the Buttons Galore FB wall today (with credit/link to you, of course).

    Allie
    Button Bevy Designer

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  2. I love how simple and vibrant these trees are Ginger! Such a fun craft!

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  3. I just wanted to pop over to let you know that I featured your ornament on Creative Green Living this morning!

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  4. Beautiful and easy to make. Thanks!
    For other inspiration ideas see Christmas Ball Free Video Tutorial from Alberta Neal.

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