Nancy at Craft Your Happiness
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Easy 20 Minute Wood Snowman

7 Materials
$3
20 Minutes
Easy

20 minutes is all you need to make this darling little inexpensive snowman (or snowwoman). Plus he won’t melt! SEE ALL 25 PHOTOS HERE!
easy 20 minute wood snowman
Gather your supplies. We ended up not tying a bow so string would work just as well. You need long ribbed socks for the best result. We only needed to use one but you might need both.
easy 20 minute wood snowman
Paint the 10" 2"x4" white. (You can actually make him any height.)
easy 20 minute wood snowman
Paint the nose piece. You can also paint a nose directly onto the 2"x4".
easy 20 minute wood snowman
There were a LOT of photos on how to cut the sock. We could not fit them all here.
easy 20 minute wood snowman
Cut down 3" into the top of the hat. (The unfinished end of your sock piece)
easy 20 minute wood snowman
You should end up with these pieces. Keep in mind the hat cuts should be 3" deep which is deeper than shown.
easy 20 minute wood snowman
Paint on the face and buttons.
easy 20 minute wood snowman
Glue on your nose, or paint one on.
easy 20 minute wood snowman
Pull the hat top down over the snowman's head. Tie it off with ribbon or string just below where the top cuts end.
easy 20 minute wood snowman
Slip a 1" bell on, pull it all the way down and tie.
easy 20 minute wood snowman
You can make it into a bow but we liked it better without.
easy 20 minute wood snowman

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Wood piece long drop shape for nose
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