8 Materials Needed:

Walnut Hollow Small Wood Heart, Nicole Crafts Berry & Cedar Branch Simply Winter 5/8" x 30 ft Jute Ribbon & Dual Temperature Glue Gun, DecoArt Gel Stain in Oak, Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12, Two Darice Screw Eye Hooks (an 8 mm one for the Ornament itself and a larger one for the Branch), Surebonder Glue Sticks, Beacon Quick Grip All-Purpose Permanent Adhesive, Toothpicks Scissors & Ruler

About this Project

Rudolph never looked so rustic! Create a whimsical Christmas tree ornament the bears a striking resemblance to the most famous reindeer of them all. Get more rustic ornament ideas by clicking here.

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  • 1
    Following the instructions on the package, apply gel stain in oak to wood plaque and let dry.
  • 2
    Mark the placement of the antlers on both sides at the wood heart. Cut off two sections from the branches to use for antlers. Use a screw eye hook to create holes at the marks. Apply a little bit of Quick Grip glue into the holes using a toothpick and put the branches into each hole. Once dry, bend the antlers to shape.
  • 3
    Use hot glue to attach a dark berry in the center of plaque for the nose.
  • 4
    Insert screw eye hook into the top center of plaque. Cut a 10"” piece of ribbon and put through the hook, knot ends together to hang.