Snowman Mints

Materials

  • White cardstock
  • Canvas Corp. Holly Kraft Paper
  • Michaels Recollections Red Heart Rhinestones
  • Bazzill Basics Paper Green Holly Leaves
  • Clear box of white breath mints

Tools

  • myStampBOX Merry Mr. Snowman Stamp
  • Ranger Tim Holtz Distress Black Soot Ink Pad
  • EK tools Zig Markers: Red, Green, Black
  • Ranger Stickles Christmas Red Glitter Glue
  • Adhesives: 3M Scotch Brand Gold ATG Runner, liquid glue

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, detail scissors, ruler, pencil, craft knife and self-healing mat

Directions

STEP 1

  • Trim holly paper to create sleeve for mint box; allow ends to overlap 1/2” at back, but do not adhere paper.

STEP 2

  • Ink belly and scarf on snowman stamp with black marker. Stamp partial image near bottom edge of paper sleeve. Cut out belly with craft knife.

STEP 3

  • Use tape runner to adhere sleeve around mint box.

STEP 4

  • Stamp Black Soot snowman onto white cardstock. Detail cut scarf/head/hat from image. Color scarf and hat band with markers as shown.

STEP 5

  • Adhere cut-out image to mint box, aligning image lines.

STEP 6

  • Highlight scarf fringe and hat band with red glitter glue; let dry. Adhere leaf and rhinestone to hat band.

Tip

  • 1. Create more mint boxes for Valentine’s Day, Easter, baby shower favors, and birthdays. Just choose the right stamps and background paper.
by Jolene Johnston
Snowman Mints
Snowman Mints