About this project
Published

Time
Time:1h30
Difficulty
Nice 'n' Simple
Crafts
MarblingMoldingNo-SewDecorating

Posted By

U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US
2009
Square small sunp0073 1319790332
Square small sunp0070 1319599535
Square small sunp0069 1318399067
Square small sunp0094 1309946189
Please check out my website »
Let's give Peace a Chance... one ornament at a time.

Last year I started a tradition of making homemade Christmas Tree ornaments for my extended family. This year I decided to make tie-dye inspired peace signs, complete with a piece of hemp chord to hang them with. (2010)

Tags

Instructions


  1. How to make a Christmas decoration. Peace Sign Christmas Tree Ornaments - Step 1 1

    I started with a basic salt dough mix. Kneading the dough until it was nice and manageable. I rolled the dough into various peace sign shape and designs, kneading as needed.

  2. How to make a Christmas decoration. Peace Sign Christmas Tree Ornaments - Step 2 2

    I rolled dough into rope and discs to create the peace signs in circular and heart shapes.

  3. How to make a Christmas decoration. Peace Sign Christmas Tree Ornaments - Step 3 3

    The pieces were all baked in an oven at 250 degrees F, for lengths of time variable by the thickness and design.

  4. How to make a Christmas decoration. Peace Sign Christmas Tree Ornaments - Step 4 4

    I mixed colors to give a marbling or tie dye effect.

  5. How to make a Christmas decoration. Peace Sign Christmas Tree Ornaments - Step 5 5

    Each peace sign was painted and let to dry.

  6. How to make a Christmas decoration. Peace Sign Christmas Tree Ornaments - Step 6 6

    I tied each with a piece of hemp chord.

  7. How to make a Christmas decoration. Peace Sign Christmas Tree Ornaments - Step 7 7

    Ready to hang!

    (http://craftrebel.blogspot.com/2011/03/peace-sign-ornaments.html)

Have you made this project? Add your version
And you're done!

Comments

Recent Favorites


VooDooChild
bree c.
*Candice*
Brooks Z.