Pine Cone Ornament
by Jackie Doremus
Create a pine cone ornament by adding folded paper to a styrofoam egg.
- One 12" x 12" sheet of Patterned Paper
- Paper Cutter
- One Styrofoam Egg
- Hot Glue Gun
Cut the patterned paper in to 1" strips.
Cut each strip into 1" x 1 1/4" rectangles.
Fold over each rectangle to form a point.
Start at the bottom of the egg (the skinny end) and pin a folded paper.
Keep pinning paper up to the wider part of the egg as you go.
Continue pinning folded paper pieces until you covered the egg.
Cut ribbon to around 9 inches.
Pin ribbon to the egg.
Add decorative embellishments with hot glue, such as pearls, beads, leaves, ribbons.
Hang and enjoy year-round!