Jar O’ Nutcracker Spoons!

Jar O Nutcracker Spoons

Using the pattern as a guide, begin painting in the features.  Be sure the paint the handles complimentary colors.

Jar O Nutcracker Spoons

Create the expressions that you would like using a fine brush and bright colors.

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Jar O Nutcracker Spoons

Use a fine tip marker to complete any outlining in the eyes and teeth.

Jar O Nutcracker Spoons

For the hair, cut a 3″ x 2″ piece of felt.  Cut in fringes as shown above.  The beards are 1″ x 2″ pieces of felt cut in fringes.

Jar O Nutcracker Spoons

You can create curls by adding a drop of glue and curling up the individual strips of fringe.

Jar O Nutcracker Spoons

The final touch is to add gemstones, ribbons and any other decorative pieces that will add to their individuality!


These cute Jar O’ Nutcracker spoons make a great gift!  You can add them to a wrapped package, hang them from a tree or simply display them in their own Jar!

Create something unique and colorful for the holidays!

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