Skip to Content

DIY: Mod Podge Cookies & Milk Santa Tray


Easily customize your child’s own Cookies & Milk Santa tray with a thrifted frame and some glitter Mod Podge. 
 
A fun DIY to get your kids crafting this holiday season. 
 
DIY: Mod Podge Cookies & Milk Santa Tray
 

 

Supplies Needed:

(This post contains affiliate links.)

 
[easyazon_link identifier=”B00DV91GBY” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]Mod Podge Glitter[/easyazon_link]
[easyazon_link identifier=”B00CHQ7IBO” locale=”US” tag=”thgisli03-20″]Mod Podge Brush[/easyazon_link] (optional, but works great)
Thrifted or New Frame
Paint
Paint Brush
Construction Paper

 

Tutorial Steps:

Step 1: Gather supplies.

Step 2: Remove the frame backing and brush on the Mod Podge straight to the glass. The Glitter Mod Podge does best with several coats. I coated the glass 5 times before I had just the right glitter look. Once your Mod Podge dries you are ready to paint your frame.

Step 3: Paint your frame! You can use any color of your choosing but some great colors for Christmas are obviously red and green. I chose to use green.

Step 4: Now that your paint is dry you can flip over your frame and place a piece of construction paper behind the Mod Podge and then replace the backing. I found that the paper allowed the glitter to really pop. You can again use the color of your choosing. I wanted to keep it monochromatic and went with green on green.

Step 5: This is optional but since you only use the Santa tray one night during the entire season I think it would be fun to either use a dry erase marker or cut vinyl and do a Christmas silhouette on the front of the glass. It would look great with a vignette on the mantel and it can be erased or peeled off for Christmas Eve.

DIY: Mod Podge Cookies & Milk Santa Tray Tutorial

If you enjoyed this Cookies & Milk Santa tray craft then you also might like…


Popsicle Stick Santa Craft

Hand Print Santa Salt Dough Ornament

Repurposed Tray: Family Established Sign


You can't have Thanksgiving without one of the best Thanksgiving pies at the table. Check out all these yummy options and pick one of your faves.
Best Thanksgiving Pies
← Read Last Post
Satisfy your families sweet tooth this holiday with all of these Thanksgiving sweet treats. They will impress all of your guests.
Thanksgiving Sweet Treats
Read Next Post →

Chelsea

Sunday 24th of November 2013

What an ADORABLE tray! You did such a great job!

Claire @ A Little Claireification

Saturday 23rd of November 2013

How cute is this? I love it and I LOVE Mod Podge!! Thanks for sharing!!

Katie Clark

Saturday 23rd of November 2013

I love this idea -- I might have to use some of my Mod Podge on an activity like this :)

kendall r

Saturday 23rd of November 2013

That is so cool! Love that idea!

Summer Rumsey

Friday 22nd of November 2013

Love this idea - so cute! I just love Mod Podge!