How to Make Fake Snow for Crafts

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Things You'll Need

  • White craft paint

  • Measuring cup

  • Glitter

  • Tablespoon

  • White sand

  • Plastic bowl with a lid

  • Paintbrush

Sprinkle fake snow around your miniature Christmas village.

Fake snow gives a craft project and a decorating scheme a refreshing, cool winter look, and making your own snow is an easy task. You can make fake snow with fine, small snowflakes or larger flakes for a bigger display. Whether sprinkling snow on your Christmas tree or painting a glass for a frosted look, fake snow is an interesting craft medium for many projects. Learn to mix your own snow so you can add this cool effect anytime you like.


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Step 1

Pour ¼ cup of white craft paint in a plastic bowl.

Step 2

Sprinkle in 2 tbsp. of iridescent glitter.

Step 3

Add 2 tbsp. of clean, white sand.

Step 4

Mix the ingredients together with the paintbrush tip.

Step 5

Paint the snow paint on your craft objects like miniature Christmas trees or ornaments. Allow the paint to dry for at least an hour before handling it.


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