Christmas Yard Art

Who needs blow up balloon yard ornaments when you can have the charm and durability of wooden yard decor you build yourself? Free plans for Christmas yard art will brighten your landscape and can be built using basic tools.

Building and painting Christmas yard decorations is a great project for the entire family. Spend a weekend with the kids, planning and producing eye-catching yard ornaments that will be cherished for years to come.




Other holiday creations such as Halloween characters and whimsical animals and yard stakes are also simple projects to decorate and delight. Plans are simple to use and can be customized to fit your display area. Use exterior plywood and paints for durable decorations that will be the envy of the entire neighborhood. Choose holiday colors, or select tones that complement your house and trim paint.

Related pages: Halloween Yard Decorations, Garden Yard Art, Christmas Wood Crafts



Plaque Plan

Plaque Plan

Twenty four rhinestones atop a wooden star help make this Holiday plaque sparkle with Christmas cheer.


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Believe Sign

Believe Sign

This simple weekend project is extremely easy to achieve with a single piece of wood and a little paint.


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Re-Purposed Pallet

Re-Purposed Pallet

This plan will help you turn an old wooden pallet into a Christmas tree with the phrase "For Unto Us a Child Is Born".


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Tree Project

Tree Project

This rustic wooden tree is built out of scrap wood then painted. Make one or several for your outdoor Christmas decorations.


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Back-Lit Tree

Back-Lit Tree

Using this easy to follow plan and some pressure-treated plywood you can create your own back-lit Christmas trees.


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Happy Snowman

Happy Snowman

Create a snowman out of plywood and using acrylic paints paint him a warm sweater and hat plus a "Happy Winter" sign.


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Snowman Plan

Snowman Plan

Here is a woodworking project for building a cheerful snowman for the lawn using pocket hole joinery.


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Rustic Rudolph

Rustic Rudolph

Tree branches and twigs are used to build this adorable rustic Rudolph with a LED light for the nose.


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