Emoji Ornament

Pick your favorite face—like a smile emoji or a heart-eyed emoji—to decorate a DIY ornament. It’s an easy holiday craft for kids that’s full of self-expression!

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  • Crayola Washable Glitter Paint
  • Crayola Paint Brushes
  • Clear Plastic Ornament
  • Crayola Acrylic Paint
  • Crayola Glitter Glue
  • Disposable Cups

CIY Staff Tips:

  • Make multiple DIY ornaments and experiment with different faces for the whole family!


Step 1

Pour glitter paint into a clear, plastic ornament and rotate to evenly coat the inside.

Step 2

Turn ornament upside down in disposable cup to let excess paint drain. Dry overnight.

Step 3

Use acrylic paint and paint brush to make an emoji face on the outside of the ornament. Dry 1–2 hours.

Step 4

Outline and detail the face with glitter glue. Dry 1–2 hours.

Step 5

Put on the ornament lid, then hang on your tree or around the house!

  • Occasion:

    • Christmas,

    • Holiday,

    • Winter

  • Age:

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+

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