Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour (Not Including Dry Time)
How to Make Acrylic Trees
Affordable and festive, these Acrylic Trees are the perfect decoration for any space this season! Whether you want to dress up your dorm room or are looking for a nice decoration for your mantle, homemade Acrylic Trees are a great idea!
Trace each tree onto the white cardstock. Cut them out and set aside.
Cut strips of cardstock
Cut strips of cardstock into random sizes and angles.
Arrange & glue strips
Arrange and glue the strips onto each of the 3 white cardstock trees. Allow the strips to overlap and hang over the edges of the cardstock.
Mod Podge® tree
Mod Podge® the backside of the acrylic tree and position the cardstock tree into place. Press firmly down onto the cardstock to remove bubbles.
Place & trim cardstock
Place the tree cardstock side down onto work surface and trim excess paper along the acrylic edge. Set aside to dry.
Repeat with remaining trees
Repeat with the remaining 2 trees