Having the right type and color of Christmas tree decorations can make the difference between your Christmas tree looking average and not so appealing to looking vibrant and becoming a fantastic display. All the beautiful painted decorations in the following pages can be used in all manner of attractive ways around the home or workplace to brighten up and improve the ambiance of your surroundings over the festive season.
Handcrafted or painted decorations bring a touch of your creativity into you and your family’s life. Hand painted decorations are very economical to make and last for years. Most craft supply shops can supply the basic materials you would need or you can find them online. All that is needed to create your own beautiful decorations is a steady hand and a good creative imagination and a little time. I hope you become inspired to think about creating your own.
Red Ball with White Trees
This lovely bright red ball with white painted pine trees and snow falling gives a warm Christmas feeling. This is perfect to hang in a red-themed Christmas tree featuring traditional colors of Christmas.
Snowflake Painted Ornament
The feeling of falling snow is well captured with this blue ball and large snow flake design. With just a few stroke and lines completing the snowflake pattern will help you achieve this painted ornament. This is perfect to hang in a flocked or themed Christmas tree.
Transparent Ball with Red Berries
This design suggests a Christmas season in Japan or another exotic location. The lovely cherry designs add beauty to a somewhat dull and boring Christmas ornament.
The snowy scene in the Christmas balls speaks of peace and goodwill to all. The stunning paint of Christmas tree and the snowy field creates a somewhat joyous ambiance to the ornament.
A lovely white Christmas balls painted with alphabet string lights. This kind of painted christmas ornament is ideal to make with your kids. They can simply paint on them and design on their own.
Grey Ball with Christmas Tree and Red Berries
A very nice abstract Christmas tree offset with the red berries and snowflakes. The Christmas tree image painted on the made the whole ornament a stunning-looking one.
These balls show the smiling face of a puppy and paw prints to remind us to be kind to our pets over the festive season. This can be a perfect gift for those pet-lovers out there who wants to design a Christmas tree with a puppy theme.
Decorated Blue Balls
The lovely and intricate white lacey designs on these bright blue balls make them look very attractive. Tho the patterns are quite intricate, you can also paint this kind of design with practice.
Painted Spoon Ornament
Who says ornament has to be limited with christmas balls? You can also use household items like spoon in deorating a Christmas tree. This attractive ornament made from a bent spoon is painted with a blue background and three white candles in a Christmas theme.
A very clever way of recycling a lightbulb into wonderful Christmas decoration. Paint them in solid red. Add some colors to create details and turn it into Santa belly. Hang them using ribbons and voila! you’ve got this easy peasy Christmas ornament.
A great way of recycling an old pair of reading glasses into a great looking snowman. Just paint them with white and add some snowman details. Finish it up by tying a plaid ribbon, pine needles and small pine cone.
The personal touch on Christmas ornaments is special for these grandchildren. This is such a special way to celebrate the holiday with the lovely grandchildren.
Colored Circles on a Black Ball
The use of these bright colors on a black ball really stands out on these very pretty designs.
Black and White hanging Pendant Ornaments
This is such a lovely, elegant and classy painted Christmas ornament. Painted with just white and black, creating certain pattern, this can make an outstanding Christmas decor to any dining table.
Cute Unicorn Painted Ornament
This is quite simple painted Christmas ornament. With just a few detail such as flowers and a horn, drawn with closed-eye outline, this is such a cute addition to your Christmas tree.
Painted reindeer and a large red bow give this ball a cheerful appeal to brighten any area.
This clear glass globe with white branches inside and painted red birds on the outside is a very effective design.
Glued On Letters
These white fabric letters glued onto the red balls make a nice visually appealing ornament.
Dark Green and White Branches
This ball ornament has a lovely olive green color and the contrast of the white branches and snow against the living pine works well.
Hand sewed Christmas Tree on a Pink Background
This handsewn picture of a Christmas tree on a pink background looks great hanging on this natural pine Christmas tree.
Using gold leaf has transformed this leaf and these blue balls into wonderful Christmas decorations.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Balls
These hand painted faces of the teenage Ninja turtle faces look great and very boyish.
Flowers and Leaves
These abstract roses and leaves painted on white Christmas balls make a great modern looking ornamental display that would liven up any area.
These charming faces of mario brothers would be great for a boys room Christmas decoration especially to those gamers.
Painted Tear Drop
These brightly painted teardrop pendant type decorations are very festive and would look great hanging on the tree.
This lovely happy snowman could be made in any size to suit your tree or room to brighten up your festive days.
Miniature Christmas Tree
A great little Christmas tree that features painted ball decorations.
Red Smiley Face
This happy smiley face looks great on a red Christmas ball decoration hiding in the branches of your tree.
This ornament gives the impression of a ferry bringing Christmas joy complete with a candy stick and sparkling lights.
Painted Button Ornaments
These brightly painted buttons make great festive season ornaments that could be used in many places.