DIY Cupcake Tin Snowman Decoration

Got an old cupcake or muffin tray you're thinking of throwing away? Upcycle it into our DIY snowman decoration! This craft is a fun and easy way to welcome winter this year and get into the holiday spirit.

 

 

DIY Cupcake Tray Snowman Decoration

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What You'll Need:

-Old or new cupcake or muffin tray

-White paint primer

-Enamel paint

-Paintbrushes

-Glue

-Glitter, sequins and other decorations

-Googely eyes

-Ribbon

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STEP 1. Paint the tray with an even coat of paint primer and allow to dry. Using a smaller brush, paint the background of the tray a color of your choice using enamel paint.

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STEP 2. Using white enamel paint, paint the cupcake holders white.

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STEP 3. Before the paint dries, sprinkle each cupcake holder with fine white glitter and allow to dry completely.

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STEP 4. Use orange paint to create the noses of each snowman - we made ours look like carrots and oranges. You can paint and glue wood shapes on for the nose. *Make sure the tray hole is at the top before you begin painting the faces!

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STEP 5. Place a dot of glue where the eyes will go.

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STEP 6. Carefully apply each googley eye until each snowman face is complete.

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STEP 7. Apply any other decorations with glue or use paint pens to write slogans like Let It Snow on the background area of the tin.

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STEP 8. Tie a ribbon through the hole at the top.

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STEP 9. Hang and admire your craftiness!

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