Acorn Placemat & Placecards

Materials

  • Craft foam: dark brown, light brown, orange, yellow
  • Yellow cardstock
  • Wooden alphabet letters
  • Alphabet stickers

Tools

  • DecoArt Americana Light Hauser Green Acrylic Paint; Foam Paints: Yellow, Orange, Brown
  • Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, black marker, paintbrushes, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print and cut out patterns. For placemat, enlarge acorn patterns to desired size.

STEP 2

  • On covered work surface, use Brown paint to draw diagonal lines on acorn top and around acorn bottom. Use Yellow and Orange paint to add details on leaves. Let dry.

STEP 3

  • Adhere acorn top to acorn bottom. Adhere leaves on top of acorn.

STEP 4

  • For place cards, paint wooden alphabet letters Light Hauser Green. Let dry. Adhere alphabet letter (for person’s first initial) on center of acorn. Press alphabet stickers to spell out name.

STEP 5

  • Measure and cut 2”x6” yellow cardstock rectangle. Fold rectangle in half. To stand, adhere rectangle on back of place card.

Tip

  • 1. Substitute alphabet stickers with a black marker when writing guests’ names.
by Melony Miller Bradley

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/2813/f878196b-0848-4550-bbe8-ce48297d4fc1.pdf



Acorn Placemat & Placecards
Acorn Placemat & Placecards