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Light bulb snowman Christmas ornaments

Losalini Vuki
Friday, December 08, 2017

TIS the season to be jolly, December 25 is just around the corner.

This festive season, why don't you skip the store-bought decors and make your own ornaments to hang on your Christmas tree this year!

Readers, now you can turn those burnt-out light bulbs into light bulb snowmen — it's easy, fun and it definitely saves money.

Below are steps to making three types snowmen from light bulbs from website

Classic snowman

* Prepare your work area, cover it with wax paper

* Obtain a used light bulb

* Spray paint it white

* Allow to dry

* Get your colour pallet and prepare colours such as black and orange

* Grab a small brush and dab two dots to make the eyes

* Dip your brush with orange paint and draw the nose

* Dab some black paint to make the buttons

* Look for some small twigs and cut it to form the snowman's arm

* Paint the twigs black and glue it on the sides of the bulb

* Create a small ribbon

* Glue it on the snowman's neck. And now you're done

Glitter snowman

* Prepare the light bulb and obtain Mod Podge

* Coat the light bulb with Mod Podge

* Sprinkle a pack of silver glitters on the light bulb

* Allow to dry

* Obtain some beads

* Glue to black beads that would form the eye

* Glue an orange bead to make the nose

* Obtain a ribbon

* Wrap it around the snowman's neck to form a scarf

* Add three more beads on the snowman's tummy

* Obtain a small foam

* Glue it on the sides of the head of the snowman. Forming a pair of earmuffs

* Glue it on a stand and you're done!

Googly eyed snowman

* Find a suitable light bulb

* Paint it white using craft paint

* Adhere a pair of googly eyes

* Get a wooden stick or barbecue stick

* Paint the tip orange

* Cut it into size

* Glue it on the snowman's face

* Glue some beads to represent as buttons

* Form the mouth using black beads and glue a ribbon around the snowman

* Allow to dry

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