Christmas Dioramas

Christmas Dioramas

What You'll Need:

Wooden Frames
6" x 3.5" Wooden Box
Sweet Christmas Sticker Book
Tinsel Chenille Stems: Gold, Silver
Wooden Circles
Folk Art® Multi-Surface Paint: Cardinal Red, Classic Green, White
Mod Podge®
Small Screwdriver
Foam Adhesive Dots
Low Temp Hot Glue or Fast Grab Tacky Glue
Flat Nose Pilers

Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Crafting Time: 2 Hours (Not Including Dry Time)

How to Make Christmas Dioramas

Add some family friendly Christmas decor to your space this season! Christmas Dioramas make for fun, festive decorations that will get everyone in the holiday cheer!
  • 1 Remove back tabs

    Remove the back tabs from the frames using the flat nose pliers.

  • 2 Remove the hardware

    Remove the hardware from the box with a screwdriver.

  • 3 Paint frames

    Paint one frame white and the other red. Let dry. Using the photo as a reference, paint a simple border along the edges of each frame.

  • 4 Paint boxes

    Paint one box green and the other white.

  • 5 Arrange scences

    Arrange the stickers to create a scene inside each box and on each frame. Use the wooden circles and foam dots to bump some of the stickers up to create dimension.

  • 6 Add Mod Podge®

    Brush Mod Podge® over the inside of the boxes and the frames, then sprinkle lightly with glitter. Let dry.

  • 7 Add chenille stems

    Trim the inside border of the frames with tinsel chenille stems.