Santa Pattern - Bored Board Crafts

This easy to make free wood Santa pattern will be a quick start to your holiday decorating. This Santa can be made out of one board of recycled wood to hang on a wall, lean on a fireplace mantel or made smaller for santa Christmas tree ornaments.


Free wood patterns - Bored Santa craft pattern

Line Drawing #1

Line Drawing #2

Instructions



Bored Santa


You will need:

Paint - Delta Ceramcoat:
Lt Ivory
Black
Maroon
Med. Flesh
Fruitwood liquid stain

Ivory colored wavy wool hair
Scrap of greenry or garland
red and green raffia
15" long wire for hanging (22 gauge)
plywood or very thin wood
hot glue


Tape the pattern pieces together to make one long piece. Cut santa out of plywood or other thin wood. Drill a couple holes where indicated at the top. Transfer the pattern lines to the wood. Paint santa's body Maroon, Lt Ivory and Med. Flesh where indicated. Paint a black belt. With either a stylus or a toothpick, paint black buttons down the ivory strip when dry. Paint the belt buckle gold. Spackle (using old toothbrush) with watered down Lt Ivory paint. lightly apply stain on all surfaces.

FACE:

With either a stylus or a toothpick and black paint, make 2 dots for the eyes. Put a little blush on each cheek.

BEARD:

Using a little piece of the wool hair, make a mustache and glue it right under the eyes. Use a longer piece for the beard (about 7 1/2 or 8 inches long) fold one end under and hot glue the folder under part to the wood about 1/8" under the mustache. Hot glue sporadically down the painted white beard and attach the wool beard fluffing the wool as you go. The wool hair beard will be sitting on top of the painted white beard.

ASSEMBLY:

Put the 15" wire through the holes on the very top and either twist or staple the wire onto the back of his hat. Make a bow using long strands of green and red raffia (4 or 5 strands of each). With a small piece of garland, hot glue the bow and garland to the top point where indicated on pattern. Add 2 pieces of garland to the bottom of the santa (see pattern).



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You may make as many of these as you want, and sell the finished product at craft shows, art festivals and other handmade affairs. You may not sell this copyrighted pattern, nor is this pattern or the finished product to be manufactured for wholesale. This pattern is original cannot be reproduced on the web or otherwise without permission. All rights reserved



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