die cut four trees from felt following cutter instructions.
it helps to crank your tool back through the other way when cutting thicker materials like felt.
no die cutter? trace and cut from a template, such as a cookie cutter!
hot glue one side of one tree to another.
fold unglued side open and apply more glue. adhere 3rd tree here. repeat with 4th tree.
add glue to tree tops and along middle seam. roll dowel in glue and position in place.
get glue crazy! don’t forget the trunks. once glued, pinch tree around dowel to add shape.
glue spool to wood disk and squeeze glue down spool center. insert tree trunk.