How to Make a Scandi Advent House

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Scandi is a massive trend for Christmas again this year, so why not use it on your advent calendar? This beautiful scandi advent house will take pride of place on your mantelpiece and become part of your Christmas decor!

Skill Level: Beginner – Intermediate

Time to make: 2-3 hours

You Will Need Craft Essentials How to Make

1. Paint the advent calendar with the red chalky paint. Make sure that you leave the doors open as the paint dries. You will need to do a couple of coats and paint inside and out. How to Make a Scandi Advent House #advent #house #christmas #scandi #easy #beginner #chalk #paint 2. Paint the roof and the door handles white. You may need to do several coats. How to Make a Scandi Advent House #advent #house #christmas #scandi #easy #beginner #chalk #paint 3. Use a white pencil to draw your designs on to your calendar. How to Make a Scandi Advent House #advent #house #christmas #scandi #easy #beginner #chalk #paint 4. Using a small brush, paint the more inaccessible parts of the calendar first. You may need to do several layers. How to Make a Scandi Advent House #advent #house #christmas #scandi #easy #beginner #chalk #paint 5. Using a white outliner tube, draw the numbers onto the doors. How to Make a Scandi Advent House #advent #house #christmas #scandi #easy #beginner #chalk #paint 6. Varnish the advent calendar with Mod Podge. Don’t worry if it looks milky when it is wet – it dries clear. How to Make a Scandi Advent House #advent #house #christmas #scandi #easy #beginner #chalk #paint 7. Add silver detail using a Cerne outliner. How to Make a Scandi Advent House #advent #house #christmas #scandi #easy #beginner #chalk #paint

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