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


Christmas Yard Art


Christmas Patterns for Yard Art

Use our printable Christmas templates, paint and plywood to easily create an outdoor display this season.

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Simple Peace Sign


Simple Peace Sign

Here is a fun project on making an outdoor sign out of scrap wood, white paint and some painters tape.

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Christmas Yard Art


Christmas Yard Art

Welcome Santa by building this wooden stake that has Christmas trees with your childs picture in the center.

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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

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

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Nativity Scene Plan


Nativity Scene Plan

Create a Nativity scene this Holiday using plywood, a jigsaw and this step by step woodworking plan.

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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 d?cor.

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Re-Purposed Ironing Board


Re-Purposed Ironing Board

This plan turns a vintage ironing board into Holiday lawn art by painting a cheerful snowman with carrot nose and a top hat.

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Pallet Tree Project


Pallet Tree Project

Show your Holiday spirit by creating a Christmas tree or trees out of pallet wood for an inexpensive addition to your d?cor.

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Christmas Lawn Art


Christmas Lawn Art

Here are several plans for building lawn art for the Holidays, such as Christmas Carolers, Santa Claus and more.

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Holiday Greeting Tree


Holiday Greeting Tree

You can easily and inexpensively make a Christmas tree with a cheerful message for your lawn using scrap wood.

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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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Nutcracker Plan


Nutcracker Plan

You can make one or more of this awesome outdoor Nutcracker using a concrete tube form and some spray paint.

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Happy Hinged Snowmen


Happy Hinged Snowmen

Turn a 1 x 4 piece of wood into hinged snowman family each with their own scarf and matching stocking cap.

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Here Comes Santa Claus


Here Comes Santa Claus

Turn plywood into Santa, his sleigh, bag of toys and reindeer by following these step by step instructions.

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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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Reindeer and Sleigh


Reindeer and Sleigh

This is an inexpensive and fun project that only requires 2 pieces of pine wood, nails and some paint.

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Sleigh with Reindeer Plan


Sleigh with Reindeer Plan

This plan has step by step instructions along with illustrative pictures to help you build this wooden sleigh with two reindeer.

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Wooden Christmas Trees


Wooden Christmas Trees

Turn ordinary 3/4 inch plywood into silhouette Christmas trees with the word "Noel" spelled out using penny nails.

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North Pole Sign Plan


North Pole Sign Plan

Roll painters tape around a 7 ft. tall PVC pipe to start creating this adorable "North Pole" sign from your Holiday d?cor.

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Gingerbread Man Lawn Art

Gingerbread Man Lawn Art

With the use of this plan and a jigsaw you can build one or more gingerbread men to place on the front lawn.

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Vintage Christmas D?cor


Vintage Christmas D?cor

Turn a piece of distressed salvaged wood into a charming Holiday sign that will greet visitors at your door.

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Sleigh Yard Accent


Sleigh Yard Accent

Build this sleigh using a 4' x 8' sheet of plywood. Overall finished size of the sleigh is 4' x 2 1/2'. Easy to cut and paint.

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Wrapped Holiday Presents


Wrapped Holiday Presents

These wrapped presents are designed to be rewarding for a beginning carpenter.

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Holiday Tree Yard Accent


Holiday Tree Yard Accent

There's nothing like decorating a tree to kick off the holiday season. Make these trees out of plywood.

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Lighted Snowman Lawn Ornament


Happy Snowman Lawn Art

This happy snowman is all lit up and is easy to build using these instructions.

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Outdoor Christmas Display


Outdoor Christmas Display

Build this festive trio of Christmas carolers to place on your lawn or on your roof.

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