Forty Days of Crafts: “Heavy Cross to Bear” Ornament
“And they took Jesus, and led him away. And he bearing his cross went forth . . . “
— John 19:16b–17a (KJV)
Remember and honor the passion of the Christ with this dramatic ornament.
- Hot glue
- Glue stick
- Colored tissue paper
- 5 Popsicle sticks
- Printout of the “heavy cross” template
Step 1: Using Popsicle sticks and hot glue, make the shape of a house as pictured.
Step 2: Attach pieces of colored tissue paper with the glue stick to the frame of the house.
Step 3: Print and cut out the “heavy cross” template.
Step 4: Carefully attach the template to the tissue paper background using the glue stick.