Snowmen Hat Cans

Materials

  • Recycled cans
  • Felt: black, white
  • Wooden shapes: teardrops, circles, tags
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Kelly Green, Evergreen, Primary Red, Snow White; Black Glitter Writer
  • Ribbon, 12” length

Tools

  • Decorative-edge scissors
  • Aleene’s Fabric Fusion
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Black marker
  • Paintbrush
  • Newspaper (to cover work surface)

Directions

STEP 1

  • On covered work surface, paint teardrops (leaves) Kelly Green or Evergreen and circles (berries) Primary Red. Let dry. Paint tag shapes Snow White.

STEP 2

  • Use black marker to outline wooden shapes.

STEP 3

  • Measure and cut black felt same-size as height and width of can. Glue black felt around can. For hat brim, measure and cut two 4”-6” black felt circles. Glue circles together; use decorative-edge scissors or pinking shears to trim edges. Glue hat brim on bottom of can. Let dry.

STEP 4

  • For hat band, glue white felt around bottom of hat. Glue ribbon around hat band. Use glitter writer to outline hat band and ribbon. Let dry.

STEP 5

  • Glue leaves and berries on hat band.

STEP 6

  • Decorate tag as desired. Use ribbon to tie tag around hat.
by Melony Bradley
Snowmen Hat Cans
Snowmen Hat Cans