Tools & Materials

Materials
  • 6 cups fake snow
  • 3 shrink wrap bags
  • Ribbon
  • Buttons
  • A doll's top hat
  • Hot glue gun
  • Seam binding or twine

Instructions

No need to trample out in the snow to create a festive, everlasting snowman. Create this winter icon with the FURNO™ Heat Gun and some shrink wrap cellophane bags.

Step 1

Create graduated sized snow balls by filling each bag with varying amounts of fake snow. Fill bottom bag with three cups, middle bag with two cups, and top bag with one cup.

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Step 2

Cinch each bag with twine or seam binding and cut off excess wrap.

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Step 3

Stack snow balls on top of each other and secure in place with dabs of hot glue.
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Step 4

Shrink wrap snowman on low heat until plastic becomes tight and shiny.
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Step 5

Use hot glue to apply embellishments like buttons, paper nose, twig arms, and a ribbon scarf.
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Categories:
  • Crafts
  • Home Decor
  • Seasonal
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