Paige Hemmis is getting into the holiday spirit with this festive DIY.


  • 1” closet dowels
  • 2 1”x4” pieces of wood (@12’ each)
  • 1” Insulation Foam Board
  • Spray Foam Glue (Foam glue can be purchased at most hobby stores or online)
  • Sandpaper
  • X-acto Knife  (or paring knife)
  • Screws
  • Paint
DIY Santa Ladder - Home & Family


For Ladder:
Measure the board, mark the middle
Pre drill holes with drill bit
Add screws
Cut 1x4 ends an angle (for base of ladder)
Put dowel directly in the middle
Repeat until all rungs are secured

For Santa:
Trace the Santa onto 1” foam board
Cut pieces with knife
Use Sandpaper to round the edges
Assemble pieces with foam glue (Let foam glue set for 1-2 minutes then stick glued pieces together)
Dry brush to add highlights

Download Santa Pattern PDF
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