Friday, December 23, 2011

Add-on Week, Part 5

Add-on Sketch #12

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Christmas Trees by Carolyn Wolff
Supply List - Patterned paper: Christmas wrapping paper from HomeSense; Foam cones: Michaels; Straight pins: Dollar Store; Chipboard stars: Bazzill; Ribbon: unknown

This was so much fun!!

Variation #1 – I used three foam cones that I purchased at Michael’s for my tree body.

Variation #2 – Instead of using patterned scrapbook paper, I used Christmas wrapping paper. I cut ½ inch strips in varying lengths from 2” to 6”. I folded them in half and attached the open end to the foam cone with a straight pin.

Variation #3 – I used a chipboard star and covered it with leftover wrapping paper. I added some ribbon and tulle and attached it to the top of the cone with straight pins.

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"Christmas Tree" by Melissa Bell
Supplies - Paper Mache Cone: Darcie; Patterned paper: Best Creations Inc.; Paint: Apple Barrel; Glitter: Stickles; Other: Wooden Star, Glue Gun

Variation #1 - I made my Christmas tree three dimensional.

Variation #2 - I opted not to put a garland around my tree and so that it sits flat I didn't include a trunk.


Lynette said...

Carolyn and did beautifully. I love your trees.

dawn said...

Carolyn, your trees are stunning !! I love the colors you used, going to try this next year. The colors match my living room. I am amazed at your patience to do 3 of these, not sure I could do that but will try.

Melissa, your tree is so pretty and WOW, again amazed at your patience for this. The colors are Christmasty and match my kitchen.


MaryAnn N. said...

gorgeous trees!