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DIY Terra Cotta Gingerbread Man

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DIY Terra Cotta Gingerbread Man
DIY Terra Cotta Gingerbread Man
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Transform ordinary terra cotta pots into a friendly Christmas decoration for your porch or living room with this fun holiday craft! This DIY Terra Cotta Gingerbread Man is an adorable and easy way to decorate for Christmas and uses two small terra cotta pots to create its charming design. This easy Christmas decoration can also double as a candy dish, so you can display your DIY gingerbread man on your mantle or coffee table, and you can customize your project with ric rac, ribbon, and paint. Add a touch of whimsy to your favorite room this holiday season with this unique terra cotta pot craft.

Estimated Cost$11-$20

Time to CompleteIn an evening

MaterialsClay, Paint, Other

Primary TechniqueGeneral Crafts




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How adorable is this little gingerbread craft? I can think of so many family members that would be in love opening this as a gift this year. I think I know what I will be making a bunch of to give out. I think the gingerbread design is perfect too instead of Santa or snowmen.

This is so cute. It will be a fun craft to do with my granddaughter and her twin cousins. They can make them to give as gifts. This would also be a nice craft for an adult and child to do at a craft fair table for a fundraiser. The characters can be girls ad boys, family members etc. The tiny clay pots could be hung as gingerbread ornaments too!

This is such a fun way to use my flower pots in the winter! No more storing them away for months at a time!


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