12 Styrofoam cone Gold- painted walnut Glue Green food coloring 4-5 pounds assorted nuts (walnuts, filberts, Brazil, almonds, pecans, pistachios) Gold foil leaves
Work around cone gluing a ring of assorted nuts around the base of the tree. Allow to dry thoroughly. Glue on other rings the same way until the cone is completely covered. Top with a gold-painted walnut. Color some pistachios green with food coloring. Dry thoroughly before gluing into any spaces between the nuts. Add gold foil leaves in the spaces with the green pistachios.