Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Time for some Christmas Crafts!!!

Ok, for those of you who have nothing to do, here are a few crafts I love.

I will add them to my to do list, or save for my future to do list. (which is only a mile long)




First up, Disco Ball ornaments from http://www.oneprettything.com/ and http://www.ehow.com/.

How to Make a CD Disco Ball Ornament

By eHow Hobbies, Games & Toys Editor
Rate: (51 Ratings)


Make your own disco ball using old CDs. This eHow was contributed by one groovy, anonymous person.


InstructionsDifficulty: Moderately Easy

Things You’ll Need:


Large Styrofoam Balls With Hanger

Colored Light Bulbs

Flood Lighting

Glue Guns Hot Glue Sticks

Cutting Boards Scissors Scissors

X-Acto Knives

Straightedges Ruler thin

strong ropes


Step1: Cut up old CDs into 1/2-inch or 1-centimeter squares.


Step 2: Glue them to the outside of some kind of ball or spherical object.


Step 3: Cut a string and push through the spherical object and hang it from the rafters.


Step 4: Shine lights (ideally multicolored) onto the ball.


Step 5: Bingo! Disco ball.

and go visit http://mysweetsavannah.blogspot.com/ to make this fabulous faux snowballs.




Have fun!
Melinda

2 comments:

Cathy said...

Great idea! This will have to be added to my christmas dec/craft idea file. Thanks for stopping by my blog.

Cathy

Jenni said...

Love those snowballs.