Snowman Lightbulb Ornament

Materials

  • Recycled lightbulb
  • Creative Paperclay Delight Air-Dry Clay: White
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Snow White, Bubblegum Pink, Pumpkin
  • Purple fleece, scrap
  • String or cord, 12” length

Tools

  • Aleene’s Original Tacky Glue
  • Scissors
  • Black marker
  • Ruler
  • Paintbrush
  • Newspaper (to cover work surface)
  • Sponge scrap

Directions

STEP 1

  • On clean work surface, remove clay from package. To condition, roll clay in hands until soft, bending and rolling until pliable. If clay cracks, keep conditioning. Press clay on sides of lightbulb; use sponge scrap to create texture on clay. From clay, roll small cone shape (nose). Let dry.

STEP 2

  • On covered work surface, paint lightbulb Snow White. Let dry. For cheeks, paint two Bubblegum Pink circles. Paint nose Pumpkin. Let dry. Apply Star Light varnish on snowman (or sprinkle with glitter). Let dry.

STEP 3

  • Glue nose on snowman. Paint eyes above nose. Use black marker to draw mouth and eyebrows.

STEP 4

  • For hat, measure and cut 4”x8” fleece strip. Wrap and glue strip around top of snowman. For hat brim, measure and cut 1”x8” fleece strip. Wrap and glue hat brim around bottom of hat. Use scissors to fringe hat ends.

STEP 5

  • For scarf, measure and cut 2”x8” fleece strip. Glue around bottom of snowman. Fringe ends.

STEP 6

  • To hang, insert string or cord through top of snowman hat. Knot ends together.
by Sandy Rollinger
Snowman Lightbulb Ornament
Snowman Lightbulb Ornament