EZ Step by Step Tutorial: Create a Christmas Ornament with lights!

Saturday October 16, 2021
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Are you a crafter that loves to create Christmas projects? Then you are in the right place! Join us and learn the steps how to create your own Christmas Ornament that lights up, a perfect piece to either gift your friends and family or hang on your own tree this Christmas! 

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Let's get crafting!


Step 1: Stamp the foliage and accents from the Summer, Autumn and Winter Accents Cling Stamp Sets  on Deluxe flower shaping paper.

Stamp the foliage using Library Green Archival ink. 

Stamp the berries, pine cones, birds, bells etc. using Jet Black Archival ink.

Step 2: Color and diecut the images.

Color the foliage using Library Green Leaf Green Archival inks.

♥ Color the other images using Zig Clean Clor Real Brush Markers.

Diecut all images using the coordinating dies.

Step 3: Stamp the flowers from the Autumn Wreath Accents Cling stamp set using Archival inks Vibrant Fuchsia and Pink Peony on Deluxe flower shaping paper.

Color the flowers using the Vibrant Fuchsia  and Pink Peony Archival ink.

Diecut the flowers using the coordinating die.

♥ Shape then on the embossing pad from the Deluxe flower Shaping Kit using the Groove Golf Tools.

Add prills in the center of the flowers using Designer Dries Clear glue. 


Step 4: Shape the leaves.

Use the Groove Golf Tool and the deluxe flower shaping Kit to shape the leaves on the embossing mat.

Step 5: Using Deluxe Flower Shaping paper diecut the pieces needed to create wreath.

Diecut two of the Rounded Window Frames from Luxe Gold Cardstock.

Cut out the centers of the Rounded Window Frame diecuts using the Eyelet Basics Circle Die. 

Using the Seasonal Wreath Die, cut the outer mat layer 3x from Luxe gold Cardstock. 

Using the same die set, cut the leaves 6x from white cardstock.

Using the inner Bow die, cut 2x from red cardstock.

Using the outer Bow diem cut 2x from Luxe Gold Cardstock.

Step 6: Adhere the Rounded Window Frame die cuts back to back using dimensional foam tape.

Cut the mat layer die cut from the Wreath die set in two pieces.

Add dimensional tape at the back and adhere them on the back and on the front of the window die cut.

Step 7: Adhere Led light at the back with a tape.

Wrap the light string around the window diecut in the gap in between the diecuts until all the string has been used.

Step 8: Create one large and one small wreath.

Make small bows from various ribbons and adhere to the large wreath using hot glue gun.

Adhere all the elements on the small and large wreaths to create beautiful wreath ornaments.

Add a loop on the large wreath using gold ribbon. 

Add a sentiment from the Home for the Holidays Paper Collection on the back of the large wreath.

Sponge project using Dries Clear Adhesive and  sprinkle with crystal ultrafine transparent gltter to add sparkle.

Step 9: Create a card and a box to present your beautiful light up wreath or simply wrap it in Seasonal Wreath Collection designer paper and tie it with a ribbon.

TOP TIP: Learn more techniques with the Seasonal Wreath collection in this video here:  https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/video/how-to-create-seasonal-wreaths-the-ez-way

Have fun creating your own projects! We love to see what you create too, share your projects with us on our Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/HeartfeltCreations 









Tutorial by designer Anita Kejriwal

See more of Anita's projects here https://www.anitakejriwal.com

Looking for more creative inspiration? You can find all of our tutorials here https://www.heartfeltcreations.us/blog/category/step-by-step-tutorials

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See what supplies were used to make this project so you can create one too!

Heartfelt Creations Products:

  1. Seasonal Wreath Creative Essentials
    Seasonal Wreath Creative Essentials HCCE1-677
    Special Price $49.48 Regular Price $54.98
  2. Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers - 48 Pack
    Zig Clean Color Real Brush Markers - 48 Pack
  3. Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter 1/2 oz.
    Crystal Ultrafine Transparent Glitter 1/2 oz.

Other Products: Scoring board, red card stock, three or more ribbon variety, LED string light, hot glue gun.

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