Tis the Season Ornament Tutorial and Blogger Ornament Exchange

Tis the season ornament

Welcome to the 8th day of the 2015 Ornament Exchange! Erlene at My Pinterventures partnered 80+ of us bloggers to exchange holiday ornaments and we want to share our creations or special finds with you! Over the course of 14 days, our group of lovely ladies have been and will be sharing our ornament tutorials or shopping trips to give you lots of holiday inspiration. Follow the link below to see all of the participating bloggers and their ornament tutorials and finds! My ‘Tis the Season Ornament tutorial is below!

The Holidays are here and it’s time to celebrate!

Ornament Exchange Link PartyWelcome to the first 2015 Holiday Ornament Exchange!

I was paired up with the lovely Christine of Cherishing a Sweet Life. It was so neat how close our blog names were. Clearly we both cherish our sweet lives. Family was obviously important to Christine, as one of the first things she talked about was her kids. This time of year is all about time with family and friends. The very presence of those we love. Sure the presents under the tree are fun and exciting, but it’s the presence around the tree that means the most.


  • round wood piece ( I got mine in a pack of 4 at Hobby Lobby)
  • white paint
  • paintbrush
  • saying printable here
  • modge podge or other sealer (I used a varnish I already had)
  • hot glue gun and glue
  • ribbon



1. Paint your wood piece with the white paint and let dry.


2. Print the saying here and cut to size for your wood piece. (hint, trace your circle around the saying to get your size.)


3. After your paint has dried, carefully spread some of whatever sealer you are using on the circle and carefully set your saying paper on top. Use your finger to gently spread out any air bubbles.

4. Now, carefully brush sealer all over the ornament. You may want to do a few coats to be sure your saying stays in place and everything is nice and sealed. Set aside to dry.

5. Once dry, cut a small piece of ribbon, loop, and hot glue to the back of the ornament.


Now you have a sweet little reminder of what the season is really about!

Please visit these other lovely ladies and their ornament posts today!

Garden Matter

Mama’s Journey

Some of This and That

Amber Downs

Toolbox Divas

Ornament Exchange Link PartyWelcome to the first 2015 Holiday Ornament Exchange!

Want to see all the amazing ornaments we have shared?

We are linking up all of our ornaments in the link below so everyone can see all the beautiful handmade and/or store bought goodies we came up with!

Let’s all get inspired this season!

The Hosts of the Exchange~Ornament Exchange Hosts

My Pinterventures | Made in a Day | The House Down The Lane | The Kolb Corner | Intelligent Domestications | Where The Smiles Have Been | Ash and Crafts | Inside the Fox Den | C’mon Get Crafty | Olives-n-Okra

We want to say a huge “Thank You” to all the blogs that shared the exchange announcement on their sites, we could not have done it without you! Hugs! Ornament Exchange Helpers

Lexi Michelle Blog | B is 4 | Xo, Lorey | Craving Some Creativity | Cherishing a Sweet Life | Our Crafty Mom | MidMichigan Mom

Make sure to visit all the other wonderful bloggers of the 2015 Ornament Exchange! All of their incredible creations are linked in the link party below.

DIY Adulation | The Farmhouse In The Field | Tastefully Frugal | My Sweet Things |Christmas Tree Lane | Simply Kelly Designs | Munofore | Decor To Adore | Tulips & Orchids | Rhinestones & Sweatpants |Happily Ever After, Etc. | From This to That | DIY Just Cuz | This Design Journal | I am Homemaker | Organized by Sunshine | Displaced Yinzer | My Life From Home | Nets Blog About Jnets Line | 10 Acres and 6 Chicks | Books and Life | Gardenchick | Two Purple Couches | DIY Just Cuz | Across the Blvd | Kentucky to Cali | Insolence + Wine | Our House Now a Home | Weekend Craft | Mary and Martha’s House | Random Bits of Happiness | Dragonfly and Lily Pads | Garden Matter | Recipe For a Sweet Life | Mama’s Journey | Amber Downs | Toolbox Divas | Craving Some Creativity | Vikalpah | Flourish & Knot | Raising Fairies and Knights | Blue Willow House | The Road to Domestication | Love My Messy Messy Mess | An Oregon Cottage | Home On The Corner | Fearlessly Creative Mamma | The Evolution of Mom | The Green Mountain Couple | Simply Home Love | Run with Jackabee | simple.pretty.life | The Chilly Dog | Try it – Like it | Gypsy Road | Playfully Tacky | Wife Mommy Me

We want to see your ornament tutorials too! Show us your creations by adding your post to the party below! Please add only ornament tutorials to the party. Thank you!

An InLinkz Link-up


  1. Erlene says:

    Love that you used a printable instead of a Silhouette machine for those that don’t have one. Definitely a craft that anyone can do. Thanks for being part of the 2015 ornament exchange.

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