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Sweet Gingerbread Boy and Girl Ornaments

Americana® Acrylics

Sweet Gingerbread Boy and Girl Ornaments
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Sweet Gingerbread Boy and Girl Ornaments

designed by PLA Schneider

Make a sweet gingerbread boy and girl ornament for your holiday tree.

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Americana® Acrylics

  • Milk Chocolate (DA174)

Americana® Decou-Page™

  • Matte Decou-Page (DS106)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • sandpaper
  • liner brush
  • #10 flat brush
  • wooden gingerbread boy and girl
  • script print tissue paper


  1. Using #10 flat brush base coat both wood gingerbread people with Milk Chocolate.
  2. Using # 10 flat brush decoupage tissue paper on top. Once dry, cut the edges (use fine sand paper for smoother edges)
    Step 1 Example
  3. Use a liner brush to paint the "icing" details (on both boy and girl) in Snow White.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use craft glue to add button accents (on both boy and girl)
  5. Cut twine approx 10 inches long. Use craft glue to adhere to the back side (back of the hands)
  6. Use craft glue to glue burlap bow to the top of the twine.
    Step 5 Example