Introduction: Emoticon Ornament ;)
These foam letters (foamies) have been sitting in the back of my drawer forever. Here is a simple way to make an emoticon ornament. Just find the letters you need and stick them on. Could it be more simple? I was lucky that the letters came with parenthesis, but if yours doesn't you can cut it out from a letter C. Mine didn't come with a comma so I took the inside of the letter O and cut it into a comma. The period was the inside of the number 8.
I also spray painted my ornament because the paint was chipping off this really old ornament I found.
Foam Letters found at any craft supply store
One ornament larger than the foam letter
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Find the letters/ symbols you want for your emotion. Here are a few:
>:] :-) :) :o) :] :3 :c) :> =] 8) =) :}
:^) >:] :-) :) :o) :] :3 :c) :> =] 8) =) :} :^)
>:[ :-( :( :-c
>:) >;) >:-)
B-) 8) 8-)
You can spray paint your ornament or just use a solid color ornament.
If the foamie for the letter isn't available then you can use a small scissor and cut it out from an existing letter. I cut out the comma from the inside of the number 8.
Foamies usually are sticker backed but if yours are not then just glue them on with some craft glue.
We have a be nice policy.
Please be positive and constructive.