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How to Create Personalized Gifts with 3 Cricut Ornaments SVG Designs

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cricut. Making your DIY clear ornaments look professional is simple with the help of a Cricut Explore Air 2 Machine.  Keep scrolling for 3 festive Cricut ornaments with downloadable SVG files, and my top tips for creating your own beautiful clear disc ornaments. 

Make Personalized Clear Ornaments with a Cricut Machine 

The possibilities for filling these clear ornament is endless.  I love filling mine with paint, glitter, and bells, but you can also use feathers, ribbon, beads, or even a special heirloom or handwritten recipe.  These clear ornaments really allow you to let your creativity flow.  Once they are filled you can personalize them by adding a name, date, or fun design.

What you need to make personalized disc Cricut ornaments

Clear, plastic disc ornaments 

Filler material, paint, or glitter

Cricut Explore Air 2 Machine

Cricut Permanent vinyl

Cricut Weeding tool

Cricut Transfer tape

Scissors

Templates that are below

If you want to fill the Ornament with Glitter or paint You will Need These Tools

Beacon Glitter It, if filling with glitter

Funnel

Cup, for excess glue, glitter, or paint 

How to Fill your Ornament with Glitter or Paint

To fill with glitter

  1. Remove the tops from the ornaments.
  2. Pour a small amount of Glitter It into the ornament and slowly swirl around until the inside is coated.
  3. Remove the excess Glitter It by pouring into a cup.
  4. Using a funnel, pour glitter into the ornament and shake around until completely coated.
  5. Tap the ornament upside down over a different cup to remove excess glitter.
  6. If a thicker coat of glitter inside the ornament is desired, allow the ornament to dry and repeat the previous steps.
  7. Once the glue is dry, replace the cap.

To fill with paint

  1. Remove the tops from the ornaments.
  2. Pour a small amount of paint into the ornament and slowly swirl around until the inside is coated.
  3. Remove the excess paint by pouring it into a cup.
  4. Let the ornament rest on its side or upside down overnight to dry completely.
  5. Once the paint is dry, replace the cap.

Decorating Clear Ball Ornaments with Your Cricut Machine

How to use templates to personalize Cricut Ornaments

  1. Open the Cricut Design Studio and create a new project.
  2. Upload the templates below to the Cricut Design Studio.
  3. Select to remove the background of the image (if needed) and save it as a cut file.
  4. Insert the image into your project and select your desired print color to help organize the cuts.
  5. If all of the details of your ornament will be the same color, click and drag to select the elements for the ornament and select to weld the items together. 
  6. Select the image and size to match the dimensions of the ornament.

  7. Cut the images from vinyl. 

  8. Weed the excess vinyl away and then use transfer tape to move the designs to the ornament.
  9. Press firmly or swipe over the transfer tape with a scraper to make sure the vinyl adheres to the ornament.
  10. Pull the transfer tape away.
  11. Enjoy your Festive Creation

 

Cricut Ornament Templates

Gingerbread Man Ornament Cricut Templates

Dotted Circle Template

Gingerbread Man Face Template

Gingerbread Man Tie Template

Rudolf Ornament Cricut Templates

Reindeer Face Template

Reindeer Nose Template

Reindeer White Dots Template

Santa Ornament Cricut Templates

Santa Eyes Template

Santa Nose Template

Santa Cheeks Template

Santa Face Template

Clear Disc Cricut Ornaments

Clear Disc Cricut Ornaments

Yield: 1 Ornament
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Active Time: 20 minutes
Additional Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes
Difficulty: Easy
Estimated Cost: $10

Create festive personalized Christmas Ornaments with your Cricut Machine and these three free Cricut templates.

Materials

  • Clear, plastic disc ornaments 
  • Filler material, paint, or glitter
  • Cricut Permanent vinyl
  • Cricut Transfer tape
  • Templates

Tools

  • Cricut Machine
  • Cricut Weeding Tool
  • Scissors

Instructions

    1. Open the Cricut Design Studio and create a new project.
    2. Upload the templates below to the Cricut Design Studio.
    3. Select to remove the background of the image (if needed) and save it as a cut file.
    4. Insert the image into your project and select your desired print color to help organize the cuts.
    5. If all of the details of your ornament will be the same color, click and drag to select the elements for the ornament and select to weld the items together. 
    6. Select the image and size to match the dimensions of the ornament.
    7. Cut the images from vinyl. 
    8. Weed the excess vinyl away and then use transfer tape to move the designs to the ornament.
    9. Press firmly or swipe over the transfer tape with a scraper to make sure the vinyl adheres to the ornament.
    10. Pull the transfer tape away.

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One Comment

  1. This came out so cute! What a good idea, the ornaments look like a lot of fun to make and it’s nice to have something that you and the kids made together to hang on the tree. Definitely, something to remember when I want to do crafts with my little one.

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