How to Decorate a Wooden Shelf Tree

Christmas Eve Tree

Create a beautiful alternative tree for your home this Christmas, using one of our wooden shelf trees. We decided to leave ours out for santa, with a carrot, mince pie and a glass of milk!

How to Decorate a Wooden Shelf Tree

Skill Level: Beginners Time to Make: 1-2 hours, plus drying time

You Will Need

Craft Essentials

How to Make

1. Begin by painting your shelf tree all over with the white chalking paint, not forgetting the insides or undersides. 2. Paint another layer of chalky paint to ensure even coverage, if necessary. 3. Measure the width and length of each shelf, then draw out onto the back of a sheet of the decoupage paper in pencil. Cut out with scissors. 4. Carefully apply a layer of decoupage glue to the bottom of the inside of the shelf, then place your measured strip of paper on top. Use a paintbrush to add more glue on top, pushing out any air bubbles from the centre outwards, as you go.

5. Continue step 3 and 4 for the rest of the shelves. How to Decorate a Wooden Shelf Tree #christmas #tree #shelf #wood #decoration #diy #home

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