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DIY Christmas Baubles

| Paper Craft > Paper Sculpting

By Hobby Ideas

Difficulty Level Beginner
The coming of Christmas spells festivities and celebrations in abundance. Let's get into the spirit and make our own handmade Christmas decorations – for a X'mas tree. Colourful baubles to a snowman to hollies and a lot more. These baubles are colourful, glittery and festive to make and see.

how to do it yourself

STEP 1:-

DIY Christmas Baubles - Step 1 | Hobbyideas

To start with take an A3 sized white paper and draw few Christmas motifs on it – hollies with bells, a snowman, bunch of baubles and stockings. We need to make mirror images of these motifs as they are going be sandwiched once finally painted. These are usually the festive motifs that we often see during the Christmas season on Christmas trees.

STEP 2:-

DIY Christmas Baubles - Step 2 | Hobbyideas

Trace the same on a fine art canvas sheet with yellow carbon paper again in a mirror image.

STEP 3:-

DIY Christmas Baubles - Step 3 | Hobbyideas

Now beautifully enhance the motifs with Glitter Silver and keep it aside to dry.

STEP 4:-

DIY Christmas Baubles - Step 4 | Hobbyideas

These pretty motifs are now ready to be painted. Do so using glass colours and making them as colourful and festive. Leave them to dry completely and then cut along the outlines neatly.

STEP 5:-

DIY Christmas Baubles - Step 5 | Hobbyideas

Once these motifs have dried start taking the two identical pieces and sandwich them back to back with Fabric Glue. Leave them to dry thoroughly. These would make excellent handmade Christmas decorations for an X'mas tree. You have now learnt how to make baubles with this project.
Christmas baubles / decorations can be of so many kinds make your own thematic or customised handmade christmas decorations.
Use these little ideas to gift as you visit friends and family this festive season.

you will need

Fevicryl Liquid Embroidery Glitter - Silver 402, Fevicryl Water Based - Glass Colours, Fevicryl Fabric Glue, Fine Art Canvas Sheet, A3 Sized White Paper, Yellow Carbon Paper, Scissors, Pencil, Silver Ribbon


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Posted 3 years ago

Amazing ....