wax paper over template. Cover wax paper with dish detergent mixed with water. Trace image using a continuous stream of glue. Dry, peel from paper. If paper sticks, run under cold water. Add more glue to any weak spots.
DIY Christmas Centerpiece and DIY Holiday HighLights This is sort of what I had in mind for the pinecones if you like it. We could put the snow on them or even paint them whatever color you want and use red and white ornaments.