Jolly Christmas Cans

 

 

 

Reindeer

 Supplies:

Tin Can 16067

Two-10mm Wiggly Eyes 77660845

10mm Jingle Bell-Gold 77662544

Plaid Ribbon 30033130

Two-Chenille Stems Brown 77674085

1-1/2” Wood Circle 77614966

1/2” Furniture Button 77612846

Cardstock-Brown 30041414 or 3004133

Acrylic Paints-Red, Burnt Sienna, White

Decorator Chalk 77768457

Tacky Glue 77609875

Paintbrush

Scissors

Instructions:

Paint entire paint can including cover with burnt

sienna paint.Let dry.

 

Paint 1-1/2” wood circle with burnt sienna paint

and the furniture button with red paint. Let dry.

 

Trace ear’s pattern and cut out 2 ears

from brown cardstock.

 

Bend chenille stem in half and twist to form middle

of antler.  Bend one of the chenille stems to form

antler (refer to the picture). Repeat the other side.

 

Glue the furniture button to the middle of the

wood circle.  This is the reindeer nose. Glue the

nose to the can approximately 1-1/4” from

bottom of the can.  Glue eyes 1” above nose.

Glue ears to each sides of the can, glue antlers

to the backside of the can. Refer to the picture for placement.

 

Use the decorator chalk to paint cheeks.

Make a bow out of plaid ribbon.  Glue bow to front,

bottom edge of can. Glue bell to middle of bow.

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Gingerbread

Supplies:

Tin Can 16067

10mm Jingle Bell Gold 77662544

12” - Plaid Ribbon 30033130

3/4” Furniture Button 77937649

Scribble Paint White 77527861

Graphite Paper

Acrylic Paints-Red, Burnt Sienna, White and Black

Decorator Chalk 77768457

Tacky Glue 77609875

Black Marker Fine Point

Paintbrush

Scissors

Pencil

Instructions:

Paint entire paint can including cover with burnt sienna paint. Let dry.

Paint the 3/4” wood circle with red paint. Let dry.

Trace pattern onto paper and transfer pattern to the can with graphite paper.

Outline mouth with a black marker. Dot eyes with black paint using the back of the paintbrush.

Glue the furniture button to the middle of can in between edges of mouth for the nose.

Dot the middle of nose and eyes with white paint.

Make a bow out of plaid ribbon.  Glue to bottom edge of the can.

Glue bell to the middle of the bow.

Use decorator chalk to paint cheeks. Dot cheeks with white paint.

 Draw “squiggly “ lines to top edge of can with white scribble paint.  Let dry.