Quick Dollar Store Snowman Ornament – A 10-Minute Easy Craft

Make this snowman ornament in just minutes! This is the perfect 10-minute craft for a Christmas party or holiday playdate. Let’s get started!

Easy Snowman Ornament on wood background with candy canes

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Snowman Ornament Christmas Craft for Kids

Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, we’re all for sharing fun, quick crafts. This is a fun dollar store craft the kids will love. My little girl thinks this would be perfect as a teacher Christmas gift idea. And I agree.

Pick up a few supplies and get make these fun snowman ornaments for your tree, gift wrap decorations, or as gifts.

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close up of filled snowman ornament DIY craft on wooden background with candy cane

Supplies to Make a Fillable Snowman Ornament

Run to your local dollar store for all of these supplies – you’ll need to pick up a few ornaments because making these is addictive!

  • fillable ornaments
  • fake snow (little white beads)
  • miniature googly eyes
  • black and orange acrylic paint
  • glue
  • ribbon and ModPodge, optional

How to Make 

If you have a playlist on YouTube to which you’d like to add this project, here is our easy DIY snowman ornament video tutorial.

Yield: 1 set of ornaments

Snowman Ornament

close up of filled snowman ornament DIY craft on wooden background with candy cane

This snowman ornament is the perfect decoration.

Active Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Difficulty Easy
Estimated Cost $3

Materials

  • fillable ornaments
  • fake snow (little white beads)
  • miniature googly eyes
  • black and orange acrylic paint
  • glue
  • ribbon and ModPodge, optional

Instructions

  1. Remove the ornament lid and fill it with the fake snow. We used a piece of rolled paper as a funnel.
  2. Glue back on the top of the ornament.
  3. Paint on an orange triangle for a carrot nose and black dots for the coal mouth. You could also paint on the eyes, but we glued on some small googly eyes.
  4. If using, brush on a light layer of ModPodge to protect the acrylic paints. Tie a ribbon on and hang!
  5. Photo collage of step by step tutorial for a snowman ornament craft

Notes

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Fillable Ornament Ideas - Snowman ornament with fake snow

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