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12-11-2017 Handmade Holiday Ornaments with Gelatos & Holiday PITT Pens - Mou Saha

Hi everyone, Mou here with a tutorial to make handmade holiday ornaments using Gelatos colors and Holiday PITT pens! Let me list the supplies before I show you how to make these ornaments with basic tools and supplies.


Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft Gelatos® -

Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft Textural Accents - Gel Medium

Faber-Castell Design Memory Craft Holiday PITT Artist Pen set

Other - cardstock, thread, trimmer, scissors, pencil


Start by trimming 4x4 inches squares out of white cardstock, six pieces for each ornament.

Fold squares in halves. Draw a tree, a gift box and a house with pencil. Cut out with scissors.

Using the first piece as template, cut the other five pieces for each ornament design.


Cut about three pieces of thread or twine, each to 6 inches. 

With Gel Medium, attach the matching design pieces back to back. Before attaching the last piece, fold the thread in half and place between the previous and final piece to make a loop.


Color the tree ornament with Mango, Comet and Satellite Gelatos colors. Blend with water.


Once dry, make marks on the tree ornament with the green Holiday PITT pen.


Color the gift box ornament with Mars, Odyssey and Gold Champagne Gelatos colors.


Add details to the ornament with the red and gold PITT pens.


Color the house ornament with Odyssey and Aqua Dolce Gelatos.


Add details with the Gold and Black PITT pens.


Now, your ornaments are ready to decorate your tree or give as gifts.

Hope you enjoyed today's tutorial and have fun making your own handmade ornaments!







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