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Project

Moss Ornaments

Introduction

Sources

Styrofoam balls, 2" and 3", from $5 for 12, save-on-crafts.com
Reindeer moss, in Dark Green and Spring Green, $11 for 11 oz., save-on-crafts.com
Dual-temp hot-glue gun, by Martha Stewart Crafts, $15, michaels.com

Materials

  • Green paint
  • Styrofoam balls
  • Reindeer moss
  • Hot-glue gun
  • Bank pins, 2 inches long
  • Twine

Steps

  1. Step 1

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    Paint balls green to match color of moss; let dry.

  2. Step 2

    Break moss into quarter-size pieces. With glue gun on low setting, squeeze a quarter-size amount of glue onto ball; press on a piece of moss. Repeat until ball is covered.

  3. Step 3

    Press a bank pin into each ball, anchoring a loop of twine under head of pin.

Source
Martha Stewart Living, December 2013

Reviews (1)

  • 10 Dec, 2013

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