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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

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      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

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      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

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      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

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

    5. Step: 5

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      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

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

    7. Step: 7

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      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

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      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
Medium 6902f5d1 b1af 45dd b951 9c56072b133f

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

Project Steps

  1. Step: 1
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    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
    Huge 1f1a4378 04f7 411f 95ad 46668f4878b0

    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
    Huge 29ceb5c4 d8ef 4677 8b8b 53fe44620f6b

    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
    Huge 0629ed98 22a5 4d7a aa90 34460662fe64

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

  5. Step: 5
    Huge 1dbd82e0 f523 4c1f 8cf6 49afb31efee0

    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
    Huge 889fee56 d73f 4e27 b247 6ec04f7b3776

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

  7. Step: 7
    Huge 5b13e5a6 13bb 4fab 97e5 eb6646a5b794

    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
    Huge c58395af 8917 4fd3 9e18 70bdd4d8e737

    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!