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Write away the winter on this snowman slate. One of my favorite winter holiday characters, is the snowman. They are just so cute to me. Here is a cute project to create with your kids. This craft project is perfect for this time of year. Not only is it adorable, but it is also functional :)
Apple Barrel ® Colors - Turquoise, 2 oz.
FolkArt ® Chalkboard Paint - Black, 8 oz.
FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz.
Rectangular Wood plaque
2 inch STYROFOAM™ ball
2.5 inch STYROFOAM™ ball
11 brads - 1 orange; 3 blue; 7 black
2 blue pom-poms
1 silver chenille stem
Blue and white ribbon or scrap material (for scarf)
Blue ribbon (for hanging)
Paint edges of plaque with Wicker White. Allow
Paint dashes around plaque with Turquoise. Allow
Paint front of plaque with Chalkboard paint.
Allow to dry.
Paint snow along bottom of plaque and snowflake
on upper right of plaque (refer to photo).
Cut Styrofoam balls in half.
Glue larger Styrofoam ball to bottom left side
Tie ribbon or scrap material to create scarf and
glue in place; glue on small Styrofoam ball (Refer to photo).
Glue pom-poms and chenille wire in place to
create ear muffs.
Add buttons and face with brads; use tacky glue
hot glue to attach ribbon for hanging.