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Christmas Craft - Plaster of Paris Shingle Wall Decoration Using Paper Napkin Applique

Paper napkins with lovely Christmas designs are all you need to decorate plain shingles for instant wall decorations. With a bit of glitter, you can give any design a festive look.



Plaster of Paris Winter Wall Decoration 2

For this project you will need:

- plaster of Paris shingle or wood shindle
- white acrylic paint if using wood shingle
- paper napkin with design of your choice
- paper napkin applique glue
- soft paint brush for adding glue
- textured snow
- iridescent glitter
- drill for drilling hole
- cording to hang decoration

Winter Wonderland Shingle
“Winter Wonderland”


1. If using a wooden shindle, paint it white. If using a plaster of Paris shingle, go to step 2.
2. Now you can start with the paper napkin applique. Follow the instructions below to learn how to add the paper napkin to the shingle. Let it thoroughly dry.
3. Brush on textured snow.
4. Shake glitter over the wet snow. Tap the shingle over a piece of paper to eliminate excess glitter. You can return the excess glitter back to the container. Let the paint dry.
5. Drill a hole through the top of the shingle and add the cording for hanging.

The shingles below remind look like Christmas songs...

Plaster of Paris Winter Wall Decoration
“Home for Christmas”

Illustrated Craft Tutorial:

Paper Napkin Applique

Paper Napkin Applique



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Christmas Lantern
Cork Gingerbread Man and Star Hanging Decoration
Cork Reindeer and Moose Tree Ornaments Made With Cookie Cutters
Christmas Gift Idea - Christmas Candles
Angel Gift Wrap
Christmas Hurricane Glass Centerpiece
Clay Pot Santa Claus Decoration
Chenille Snowman Plant Stick or Bookmarker
Decoupage Paper Mache Box
Miniature Wreath Christmas Centerpiece
Recycled Canisters with Winter Motifs
Plaster of Paris Shingle Wall Decoration
Cork Christmas Tree
Cork Gingerbread Man Ornament
Candy Cane Window Cling
Cute Christmas Elves
Christmas Flower Pot
Bottle Cap Christmas Decorations
Styrofoam Christmas Tree Decorated with Pom-Poms
Winter Church Tree Slice Decoration




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