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Sparkling Frame with Christmas Tree

This frame makes a great gift!

This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt Acrylic Paint Logo

FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Christmas Red, 2 oz. - 958

Number Needed: 1 $1.69
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Plaid ® Wood Surfaces - Frames - Medium Memory Frame with Easel Back - 96286

Number Needed: 1 $4.49
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Mod Podge ® Sparkle, 8 oz. - CS11211

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

Wood Christmas tree cutout, Small wood star (for top of tree), Scrapbook paper (1 red striped; 1 green with white polka dots), Red rhinestones, Red ribbon – 1 inch, Red glitter Glue, Red distressing ink, Hot glue, Tacky glue, Sandpaper


  1. Paint inside and outside edges of frame, edges of tree, and star with Christmas Red. Allow to dry.
  2. Trace tree onto back of green paper; cut out.
  3. Tear red paper and remainder of green paper into one to two inch pieces.
  4. Use Mod Podge to adhere paper pieces onto front of frame alternating green and red papers allowing papers to extend edges of frame. Allow to dry.
  5. Trim away as much of the large pieces of extended paper as possible then use sandpaper to sand off any excess paper from edges of frame (Sand in one downward direction until paper falls off and edges are smooth). 6. Ink edges of frame and tree with red distressing ink.
  6. Give front and edges of frame and tree a coat of Mod Podge. Allow to dry.
  7. Tie a bow using red ribbon.
  8. Adhere bow and tree to frame using hot glue (refer to photo for placement). 10. Add rhinestones and star to tree using tacky glue.
  9. Use glitter glue to outline edges of tree and fill in star.

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