Corn Husk Craft That Will Take You From Halloween Through Christmas

Corn Husks - from Halloween to Christmas

Don't toss out those fresh corn husks!!! Make a forest of frightfully delightful table top trees to take you from Halloween through Christmas - and beyond if you like!

Hands down, this was my favorite crafty idea in 2013! Well worth a little re-post!

Corn Husks - from Halloween to Christmas

The tutorial for making the frightful trees using fresh corn husks is here.

 

Corn Husks - from Halloween to Christmas

Turning them into snowy trees for the winter holidays - here!

Corn Husks - from Halloween to Christmas

I placed my little forest on the mantel, enjoyed them through Christmas and then in January addedÂ….

Corn Husks - from Halloween to Christmas

sweet little birds and tiny dried pepper toppers!

AndÂ… truth be told - I love them so much, I have never taken them down!

After reading this post, I

After reading this post, I remembered I just put a bunch of corn husks in the compost pile.......got them out in time and can't wait to try this!!!!!

Whew!  Nancy!  Close call!

Whew!  Nancy!  Close call!  So glad to hear you will try my little idea.  Watching them dry and twist is my favorite part!

Love those whimsical trees! I

Love those whimsical trees! I wonder if they would hold their shape if you spray painted them?! Worth a try!

Kathryn, as long as they

Kathryn, as long as they don't get too wet with spray, there should be no problem.  Several light coats always better than one heavy handed spray!!

A friend of mine sent me her

A friend of mine sent me her embroidery pinterest board and I spied something familiar. It seems that she too has admired your Primstav. :) I let her know that it may well be the thing that converts me to the craft of embroidery. :) You've inspired so many folks. I truly hope that you feel our happy thoughts as you continue to pick yourself up, dust yourself off and carry on.

Katie, what a lovely message

Katie,

what a lovely message you left for me.  Thank you so so much. xoxoxxco

 

I am missing my Primstav but will resume work on it in January.  What a thrill it has been to see so much interest.  

Too cute, Pam! It's so much

Too cute, Pam! It's so much fun to find a craft that you fall so in love with that it becomes part of your everyday decor! Big hugs!

Ha Arielle!  It seems

Ha Arielle!  It seems everythibng I make and everything others make for me become part of my decor.  A recent first time guest to my tiny postage stamp of a house gazed around for a bit and then turned to me and said "your house is like a gift shop!"  I admit - it IS getting a bit stuffed!! :-)

They look great! And we love

They look great! And we love corn on the cob too so perfect!

Sally!  These trees really

Sally!  These trees really are so much fun to make.  Especially watching them twist and curl into wicked shapes.

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