Dollar Tree Christmas Cupcake Ornament A DIY Craft
I am always creating new ornaments to craft with my Niece and Nephew for the holidays. They give them away to family, friends, neighbors, and teachers to brighten the season. A few simple materials transform into a sweet Dollar Tree Christmas Cupcake to decorate your tree this holiday season! Never has crafting been such a treat!
Create a Christmas Cupcake with Dollar Tree Supplies
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Here’s what you will need to make Cupcake Ornaments:
- Christmas Ornaments – Satin Wrapped Foam Balls Dollar Tree
- Cupcake Liners – Red and Green Christmas Patterns Dollar Tree
- Pom Poms, Red, White, and Green Tinsel – Dollar Tree
- Glitter, Clear – Dollar Tree
- Baker’s Twine, Red, and Green in 10” lengths – Dollar Tree
- Dimensional Fabric Paint, Red, and Green – I Love To Create
- Glue Gun and Glue Sticks – Surebonder
- Palette Knife, plastic
- Scissors – I LOVE my Fiskars!
- Plain Paper
Here’s how to make Holiday Themed Cupcakes:
Gather all supplies.
Push down foam ornaments on to work surface to flatten the base. Glue ornament into paper cupcake liner with the glue gun and glue sticks.
Apply a generous amount of dimensional fabric paint to the top of the ornament.
Spread around evenly with a palette knife to resemble frosting. Ice the green cupcake liners with red “frosting” and the red cupcake liners with green “frosting”.
Place the cupcake on plain paper and sprinkle with clear glitter. Gather paper and return excess glitter to the container. Set aside to dry overnight.
Thread a ten-inch length of baker’s twine through the hanger and tie into a loop. Glue a pom-pom “cherry” to both sides of the hanger to hide the knot.
I hope you have enjoyed my Dollar Tree Christmas Cupcake Ornament and you will use this project as a jumping-off point to showcase YOUR creativity today! Get the kiddos involved and make some fun keepsakes that everyone will love creating! Quick and easy Christmas Cupcake Ornaments go together in about 30 minutes (not including drying time) and makes a great addition to any Christmas gift.
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