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Layered Wooden Snowflakes

Learn how to look at your seasonal and holiday icons in a new way! Use spring garden, flower and butterfly icons to create a layered winter design!

Instructions


Step 1. Gather your supplies.

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Step 2.

 

To create the large snowflake, surround (1) large flower shape with (6) medium heart shapes.

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Step 3.

 

Glue (6) mini wood sticks as the next layer, connecting the flower to each of the hearts. This is the base of your snowflake shape.

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Step 4.

 

Glue (1) tiny flower shape into the center of the snowflake. Glue (1) tiny heart and (1) small heart over each of the sticks to complete the snowflake design.

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Step 5.

 

Paint the entire snowflake purple. After drying, use a paintbrush to “paint” glue over the whole snowflake.

 

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Step 6.

 

Sprinkle fine glitter to cover. Shake off excess glitter and pour back into container.

 

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Step 7.

 

To create the small snowflake, surround (1) large flower shape with (6) medium flower shapes.

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Step 8.

 

Glue (3) regular wood sticks in a crisscross pattern to connect all the pieces and form the snowflake shape.

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Step 9.

 

Glue (1) tiny flower shape into the center of the snowflake. Glue (6) tiny butterflies onto each stick to complete the snowflake design.

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Step 10.

 

For this second snowflake, paint with blue acrylic paint then sprinkle with glitter. Tie elastic cords and hang for the winter season!