Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 1 Hour (Not Including Dry Time)
How to Make a Craft Roll Birdhouse Ornament
Bring the charm of a birdhouse inside with these toilet paper roll birdhouse ornaments! Hang these ornaments on your Christmas tree, or just about anywhere in your home to add a touch of timeless whimsy. This Christmas DIY is so simple to complete, plus it’s highly customizable, making it the perfect project for a large group!
Cut a circle
Cut a 7” circle from a piece of scrapbook paper. Cut the circle in half.
Form a cone
Fold the half circle so the flat ends meet to form a cone. Adhere the ends with hot glue.
Add candy cane stripes
Use washi tape to candy cane stripe your craft rolls.
Cut a window
Cut a small opening in the front of your roll as a window for the birdhouse.
Sprinkle with glitter
Apply Mod Podge inside the roll and around the cut opening. Sprinkle with glitter.
Glue paper cone
Glue the paper cone to the top of the roll as a roof for the birdhouse.
Add a ribbon loop
Use ribbon to create a 4” loop with a knot tie on the end. Thread the ribbon from inside of the house out through the roof using a piece of wire hooked on the end.
Use a pallet knife to apply snow on areas of the roof and house base.