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Holiday Mantle Art


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Add some fun to your mantle this Christmas season with a Roy-inspired cut out!

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  1. Project Steps

    1. Step: 1

      DOWNLOAD AND PRINT PATTERN a. Download patterns from the PDF above b. Print your selected pattern(s) on standard 8.5” x 11” paper.

    2. Step: 2

      CUT PLYWOOD AND PAPER PATTERN a. Use a circular saw to cross cut the full sheet of plywood down to 8.5” x 11”. b. Cut out the paper pattern(s) using a pair of scissors c. Place the cutout on the 8.5” x 11” piece of plywood and use a pencil or marker to trace the inside and outside shape of your pattern

    3. Step: 3

      DRILL PILOT HOLES Using a drill, drill a pilot hole into the outer part of each shape. (Be sure the drill bit is a larger diameter than your jig saw blade)

    4. Step: 4

      CUT THE SHAPES Using a jig saw, cut out the shapes you traced. (Start in the pilot holes)

    5. Step: 5

      SAND AND CLEAN SHAPES a. Using a sander, sand the edges and flat surfaces of the shapes. (Make sure all rough or splintered areas are smoothed out) b. Using a workshop blower, clean o the shapes and workspace

    6. Step: 6

      PAINT Paint the mantle art. (Wait until the paint dries before completing the next step)

    7. Step: 7

      ATTACH HAT AND SCARF Using a hot glue gun or stapler, attached the hat and scarf. (Be sure to staple in areas where the folds in the material will cover the staples)

    8. Step: 8

      ASSEMBLE MANTLE ART For the final step, slide the feet into the notches on the body so the mantle art can stand on its own. Now the project is complete!

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Holiday Mantle Art

by RYOBI Nation
Nov 01, 2017

Add some fun to your mantle this Christmas season with a Roy-inspired cut out!

Project Steps

  1. Step: 1

    DOWNLOAD AND PRINT PATTERN a. Download patterns from the PDF above b. Print your selected pattern(s) on standard 8.5” x 11” paper.

  2. Step: 2

    CUT PLYWOOD AND PAPER PATTERN a. Use a circular saw to cross cut the full sheet of plywood down to 8.5” x 11”. b. Cut out the paper pattern(s) using a pair of scissors c. Place the cutout on the 8.5” x 11” piece of plywood and use a pencil or marker to trace the inside and outside shape of your pattern

  3. Step: 3

    DRILL PILOT HOLES Using a drill, drill a pilot hole into the outer part of each shape. (Be sure the drill bit is a larger diameter than your jig saw blade)

  4. Step: 4

    CUT THE SHAPES Using a jig saw, cut out the shapes you traced. (Start in the pilot holes)

  5. Step: 5

    SAND AND CLEAN SHAPES a. Using a sander, sand the edges and flat surfaces of the shapes. (Make sure all rough or splintered areas are smoothed out) b. Using a workshop blower, clean o the shapes and workspace

  6. Step: 6

    PAINT Paint the mantle art. (Wait until the paint dries before completing the next step)

  7. Step: 7

    ATTACH HAT AND SCARF Using a hot glue gun or stapler, attached the hat and scarf. (Be sure to staple in areas where the folds in the material will cover the staples)

  8. Step: 8

    ASSEMBLE MANTLE ART For the final step, slide the feet into the notches on the body so the mantle art can stand on its own. Now the project is complete!