Snowman Crafts

Nothing says winter like snowman crafts. Build them inside, out of the cold.

Snowmen come in all shapes and sizes. They can be made from a variety of materials, including recycled items, Paper mache, polymer clay, wood,  fabric, and even wool.

Find out how to make them, right here.

This Frosty is an interesting advent calendar. His nose pivots around to count down the days until Christmas.

With some basic sewing skills, you can make this. 

Use canvas material, stuffed with a thin layer of fiber fill. 

After sewing, the material is painted. Let dry and then add the nose.

Glue the felt holly leaves and plastic snowflakes to the hat.

advent-calendar

Want a bit more of a challenge?

This polymer clay snowman is enjoying winter, on his sled. He can be a bit of a snit, though. He wants to be on there, just right! Once positioned correctly, he is happy to hang on and enjoy the ride.

polymer-clay-snowman-on-sled


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Not all things from winter are cold! This is a warm and cozy guy. He is a hot water bottle cover.

There is even a printable pattern, so it's easy to make your own.

hot-water-bottle-cover

This needlefelted ornament for the Christmas tree, is just an itty bitty little guy.

It's fast and easy to make, but you may need your magnifying glass!

Maybe I should have a "How small can you go?" challenge, to see how tiny this can get. Maybe microscopic?

needlefelted ornament

If you haven't tried needle felting but want to learn, try this needle felted snowman. 

It is easy to learn the basics, with this project and still create something special.

Once you have mastered this, you can move on to more difficult projects.

needle-felted-ornament

If you would like to try an easy paper mache starter project, this is it! Yes, it can be a bit messy but it is fun and inexpensive!

Almost everyone can easily round up the craft supplies needed for this. Who doesn't have flour and newspaper in their house?

This can be done in a variety of sizes.

paper-mache-snowman

Polymer clay is easy to work with and with adult supervision, even  kids can use it.

See how each of these turned out quite different.

Use these snowman craft ideas and add your own unique style.

polymer-clay-easy-kids-project

This homemade ornament is a Styrofoam ball and celluclay. It also uses recycled cereal box board and a spool. 

Don't have celluclay? No problem! Use paper mache with newspaper strips, for a slightly different look.

This one can hang around all winter!

handmade-ornaments-with-celluclay

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