DIY CHRISTMAS BAUBLES
WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
- Papier Mache DIY decorations
- Ceramic DIY decorations
- Fillable Baubles
- Acrylic paint
- Small and medium paint brushes
- Hot glue gun and glue sticks
- Pom poms
- Decorative trims
- Ribbon or twine
Step 1 - Choose paints and craft materials to match your overall Christmas theme this year. Once you have picked your paints, trims and other craft materials lay everything out on a clean work surface so you can see everything you have to work with.
Step 2 - Start by painting a base layer on the Papier Mache decorations, leave to dry before painting a 2nd coat.
Step 3 - Once dry, use the smaller paint brushes to paint details onto your designs.
Step 4 - Get creative and use the hot glue gun to add details to your decorations. Glue gems, pom poms, sequins, and trims in place to create fun and unique designs.
Step 5 - For the fillable baubles, fill them with pom poms, scatters, picks, and any other craft materials you like. Once filled close the baubles to finish.
Step 6 - Cut pieces of ribbon or twine and thread through the top for hanging on the tree.
Step 7 - Using glue paint dots and stripes over the painted decorations and sprinkle glitter over glue.
Step 8 - Shake off excess glitter to finish.
Step 9 - Repeat process with each decoration. Assemble to create festive scene.