Paper Plate Angel Tree Topper

A great project to make with the kids, this heavenly finishing touch is a snap to create.
Angel_topper_beauty

Angel_topper_beauty

Materials and Tools:

paper plates
black marker
stapler
decorative paper
scissors
craft glue
gold craft paint
small paintbrush
gold-rimmed button

Steps:

  1. Trace angel design onto the back of a paper plate. Cut out design.
  2. Staple the two back ends of the angel together, creating the angel's cone shape. Cover angel shape with decorative paper cut into wide strips, overlapping strips as you go.
  3. Using angel's wings as a template, trace around wings onto decorative paper. Cut out shape and glue decorative paper onto wings.
  4. Paint angel's head with gold craft paint. To create a halo, add a gold-rimmed button to the back of the angel's head with craft glue.
Keep Reading

Next Up

How to Make a Starburst Christmas Tree Topper

Top your Christmas tree with sophisticated, space-age style this holiday season with a starburst-inspired tree topper made from inexpensive craft supplies.

Easy DIY Craft: Paper Dahlias

Create an oversized paper version of this stunning late-summer flower using materials you likely already have on hand: scrapbook paper, cardboard circles, scissors and double-sided tape.

How to Make an Easy Christmas Tree Centerpiece

Create an easy 3-D pine tree centerpiece this holiday season using honeycomb paper.

Outdoor Holiday Decorating Idea: Mini Christmas Tree

Spread the holiday cheer to your front porch with this easy-to-decorate mini Christmas tree. A few handmade touches make it special.

How to Make Easy Paper Sunflowers

These natural-looking paper flowers lend a decorative accent to any casual decor.

How to Make Christmas Paper Star Decorations

Turn basic card stock into a stunningly affordable holiday star decoration with this easy DIY project.

6 Easy Tissue Paper Crafts to Customize Your Next Party

Easy and pretty, these tissue paper crafts will turn your party up a notch.

Handmade Christmas Tree Card

Surprise friends and family with this cute, easy-to-create handmade holiday card. Trendy patterns and traditional Christmas colors really make it pop.

Shop This Look

Found a living space you love in HGTV's Photo Library? Get the look in your own home with products from Wayfair.

Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.