Paint

Jolly Santa

By  Linda Valentino 

size: 3-1/2"

Materials

  • Plastic disc ornament with hook, 3-1/2”
  • Fibre-Craft White Craft Foam Sheet
  • Wooden button plug, 3/8”
  • White glitter jingle bells, 10mm, two
  • White pom-poms, 1/2”, 16
  • Green ribbon, 1/8”-wide

Tools

  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Flesh Tone, Lamp Black, True Red, White Wash
  • Red chalk or blush
  • API Crafter’s Pick Incredibly Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, pencil, paintbrush, tracing paper

Pattern - Jolly Santa

  • 1. Print out full-size patterns.
  • 2. Transfer mustache pattern to foam; cut out.
  • 3. Paint entire ornament White Wash; let dry completely. Paint top of ornament True Red, extending 1" down from top; let dry.
  • 4. Transfer face pattern to ornament below red hat section. Paint face and wooden plug Flesh Tone; let dry.
  • 5. Adhere plug nose and foam mustache to face. Rub red chalk onto cheeks.
  • 6. Dip paintbrush handle tip into Lamp Black; dot two eyes.
  • 7. Adhere pom-poms around ornament between hat and face sections as shown.
  • 8. Thread bells on ribbon. Tie ribbon around ornament top, suspending one bell in each bow loop. Cut 10" ribbon length; tie to hanger.