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diy rustic marquee holiday tree sign

You know we love making signs and have been on a marquee kick lately so we decided to combine the two, holiday style, and see what we came up with!

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

With a little ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape added into the mix, we created a DIY rustic marquee holiday tree sign!

Rustic DIY Marquee Christmas holiday tree sign

To get started you’ll need a raw piece of plywood, pencil, stain hue of choice, ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape Delicate Surfaces, white acrylic or latex paint + a foam brush. A drill with a bit to accommodate the Christmas tree light size you choose is also needed.

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Instructions:

  1. Stain plywood, (we used Minwax® Dark Walnut.)

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Freehand a Christmas/pine tree outline with a pencil.

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Use ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape to follow pencil lines until an outline of the tree is achieved.

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Paint inside the painters tape.

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Once paint is dry, peel off painters tape and discard.

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Drill holes around the painted tree.  Push Christmas tree lights through holes.

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Using painters tape, hold into place from the back by taping over strands.

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

That’s it! A rustic marquee holiday tree sign you can do yourself in little time. 

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Paired with our fabric covered candy canes, pine cones and greenery, it makes for a fun piece of holiday decor!

DIY tree marquee sign | easy tutorial how to make this cute rustic Christmas sign!

Check out our other projects we’ve made using ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape like our Mailbox Makeover, Rolling Garden Cart revamp or our Moose Wood Framed sign plus all of our Christmas decor like our Merry + Bright antler pallet art,

DIY | Easy way to build Merry and Bright antler Christmas pallet art using new wood, very cost effective for a huge sign! www.lollyjane.com

and our easy stocking board,

Easy DIY Christmas Stocking Holder Board, perfect for fireplace mantle-less spaces!

plus our cute Santa wreath,

DIY Santa-inspired Holiday Wreath |via LollyJane.com

our yummy and adorable Chex Mix trees,

Chex Mix Trees, perfect for holiday parties!

and 7 Christmas Traditions to start this year!

 

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2 Comments

  1. Hello cute ladies! I’m stopping by to let you know that your tree sign was my favorite from our last party. Happy dance time! We will be featuring them at our party that starts tonight at 7 pm. I hope to see you there. Lou Lou Girls

  2. I love everything! Pinned and tweeted. We appreciate you taking the time to stop by our party. We love partying with you! I hope to see you on Monday at 7 pm. Happy Saturday! Lou Lou Girls

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