DIY Paw Print Christmas Tree Decorations | Dogalize
Christmas is all about pets if you are a pet lover. How not to involve your beloved four-legged friend in Christmas decorations? Here is a very simple way to get an indelible sign of your dog or cat on your Christmas tree. Create paw print Christmas tree ornaments! It’s very easy because you can do it yourself with this very smart idea by Cornflower Blue Studio.
– Mix 1/2 cup cornstarch and 1 cup baking soda in a saucepan. Slowly add 3/4 cup of water, while stirring.
-Place on a medium burner and stir constantly. Mixture will begin to thicken – make sure that you strirring to the bottom of the pot, picking up the thickened mixture that is down by the burner.
-Once it has come together as a doughy ball, remove it from the heat and let it sit until you can comfortably handle it. When it has cooled, knead it for a minute or so, until it is soft and pliable.
-Section into pieces, roll into balls, and press flat.
-Next, you will have to go to your dog and press his paw into the dough firmly and as evenly as possible. Use a toothpick to make a small hole for your string to go through at the top of the ornament.
-Finally, bake at 250 degree oven for 30 minutes on a tray lined with parchment paper or aluminum foil.
-Thread with festive string and hang on your tree and…Happy Christmas!