Friday, December 4, 2009

December Class with Sherry Wright

Simple paper rolls make a candle festive for your holiday parties.

St. Nick Holly Berry Pattern Paper by Bo Bunny Press
St. Nick Sleigh Pattern Paper by Bo Bunny Press
St. Nick Pattern Paper by Bo Bunny Press
St. Nick Sugar Plum
St. Nick Noel
Time of Wonder Cardstock Stickers by Bo Bunny Press
St. Nick Buttons & Bling by Bo Bunny Press
Holiday Solid Color Baker's Twine by Martha Stewart Crafts
Mint Green 5/8" Double Dot Grosgrain Ribbon by Bo Bunny Press
Other: candle

    1. Measure your candle and cut coordinating paper strips (candle height x 2
    1/2"). Chose 3-4 papers and alternate around candle.
    2. Apply adhesive to one side of paper and roll around pencil, holding ends until
    adhesive dries. Continue this with coordinating papers until you have enough to cover
    outside of candle.
    3. Cut a piece of paper the height of the candle x 10" and adhere around candle.
    4. Begin adhering rolled papers to candle wrap until it's completely covered.
    5. Tie ribbon and twine around candle and adhere green button to ribbon center.
    6. Cut mistletoe from patterned paper and adhere around ribbon.
    7. Add "jingle bells" tag from sticker sheet to underside of ribbon. Finish with berries (craft store).


Melissa said...

This is so cute Sherry...what a darling project.

dannisdoodles said...

i so love this sherry, swooooon!

Anabelle said...

I just absolutley adore this!! Great idea!

Lisa Dorsey said...

What a cool project Sherry. So creative!