Christmas is fun, and Christmas decorations are so satisfying! There are hundreds of things you can do to make this year-end festival special. Whether it is about decorating your home with fancy lights or packing gifts in a special way – all this will make every Christmas special.
A Christmas tree is an integral part of the occasion and holds a very special place when it comes to decorating the house. The fun part is that you can also decorate your Christmas tree in more than many ways. Whether it’s a original tree or a two-dimensional tree made of paper or felt sheets – you can make the most out of it.
Today we are going to make a Christmas tree using felt sheets of different colours. In addition to being quick, easy and inexpensive, it decorates your house in a beautiful way!
Here is a step-by-step easy-to-understand tutorial on how you can make and decorate a Christmas tree using felt sheets! Don’t forget to flaunt your creativity.
Following items are required when making and decorating Christmas tree with felt sheets.
- Green felt sheets cut into shapes of trees of different sizes
- Assorted felt sheets (of different colours) cut into light, gift, ornament and star-like and other shapes
- Craft scissors
- Sequins and spangles of different colours
- Tacky glue
Step 1 – Cut Green Felt Sheets
The first and the foremost step is to cut out the felt sheets into shapes like that of a Christmas tree.
Depending upon the sizes of sheets you have, cut the felt sheets in trees of different sizes. Make sure the sizes vary and you have variety in terms of shapes too!
Step 2 – Cut Assorted Felt Sheets
Felt sheets of other colours will be used to decorate the Christmas tree and form other parts of tree.
You’ll be able to find hundreds of examples over the internet in what all shapes and sizes you can cut the assorted sheets into. It all depends what kind of decoration you want on your Christmas tree – from snowflakes to bells, gift boxes, caps, etc., you can cut out the felt sheets into different things!
Feel free to be creative.
Step 3 – Place Sequins and Spangles
Place all the decorative items on the felt Christmas tree along with all the material made using the aforementioned assorted sheets. Rehearse a bit to get the best look.
Make sure no area remains oddly out or becomes overcrowded. Place all the decorative items homogeneously over the felt Christmas tree!
Step 4 – Paste Embellishments
Once you are satisfied with the overall look of the Christmas tree along with the placed embellishments, paste it all.
Use optimum amount of glue to paste the items – neither too less nor too much!
Let is all dry!
Your Christmas tree made out of felt sheets is ready! Enjoy!
You can either frame it or paste it on a wall or even gift one to one of the your beloved. A handmade and customized Christmas tree will surely make a great gift.