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How to make a holiday plaque

Make a Holiday Plaque

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Think of a holiday phrase and write it on your surface with a pencil. I chose "Be Merry"

Think of a holiday phrase and write it on your surface with a pencil. I chose "Be Merry"

Start hammering nails on the letters drawn about 1 centimeter apart.

Start hammering nails on the letters drawn about 1 centimeter apart.

Do this until all the letters are finished.

Do this until all the letters are finished.

Erase pencil lines if you'd like.

Take your string and tie it around a nail. Wrap the string around a the different nails in one letter. Criss-cross the string, going from one nail to another until you are happy with your design.

Take your string and tie it around a nail. Wrap the string around a the different nails in one letter. Criss-cross the string, going from one nail to another until you are happy with your design.

Repeat until all of the letters are like this, and you're done!

  • Base (wood, dry wall, etc.)
  • Nails
  • Hammer
  • Pencil
  • Thread/String