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Miniature Christmas Tree

by Vanessa M (follow)
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The technique used to make this tree is a little time-consuming but the effect is worth the effort.

Time: 1 hour
Age: 5-10's
Level: Medium

Materials
Thin cardboard or paper
Tissue paper
Pencil
Scissors
Compass, plate or other round object
Glue

Method
Using a compass, plate or other method, draw a semicircle on your paper.



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Cut the semi circle out.
Rip or cut pieces of tissue paper into small squares around 1.5cm x 1.5cm.



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Mould these pieces around the end of the pencil.



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Glue them to the paper.



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Fill up around 2/3 of the semicircle using this technique, trying to be as compact as you can so there are no white spaces.



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Trim the tissue paper.

Glue the empty 1/3 to the inside of the rest of the paper to create a cone.



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Decorate the tree however you like.



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I've used the same technique with red tissue paper


Categories
#Christmas
#Paper Craft
#Tissue Paper
#Christmas Tree
#Decoration
#Medium
#5 to 10s
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