Snowman Made From Logs

4 Materials
$0
4 Hours
Easy

I wanted to make something for Christmas out of trees or logs from our property.
I cut down trees and limbs ranging from 1" to 4".
Used a chop saw to cut the limbs in to slices - anywhere from 1" thick to 3" thick.
This is what the bucket looked like full different sizes cut from the limbs.
Another example of the slices and the thickness. I used the chopsaw and sawed off a end on each side of the slice to make it stand up and to glue and balance the next size slice on top of each other.
Glued the slices together with Gorilla glue, painted eyes, nose, mouth and buttons, added a fabric scrap for scarf - done! They are about 8 inches in height.
I made 15 in about 4 hours - including cutting down the trees! Think they came out great - ready for holiday gifts!

Suggested materials:

  • Trees
  • Paint
  • Fabric
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  • Lori Mcsweeney
    on Dec 3, 2017

    super adorable!! Thanks for great ideas
  • Erica Smith
    on Dec 4, 2017

    AWESOME job! Love them and thanks for sharing! I've made a big one for my yard and didn't even think about making little ones. Back to the woods I go!!! Merry Christmas! Thanks for your inspiration!
    Erica
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