You've seen these; Twig and Branch Reindeer. Here's a tutorial so you can make them yourself.
I've always wanted a herd of deer in my yard, and I don't mean real ones. They only look good from a distance, plus they eat your garden.
So the chance came when I had the wood, and the inspiration - these branchy deer are a perfect porch accent for the fall or winter - they look especially good used as part of your rustic porch decor for Christmas.
I used the top of a big poplar that fell in a windstorm last year. The wood was dry, but not punky or rotten, so it was perfect for this craft.
The pieces of your branch should be cut as follows for a reindeer about 17-24 inches tall. The measurements are variable, so give yourself permission to change them to fit your branches and twigs.
To attach them, drill holes in each piece, glue each end of a dowel and insert them into the legs and body.
Make sure that the drill bit is the same size as the dowels.
Brace the pieces until the glue dries, display your reindeer on a porch or in the garden; decorate with white fairy lights if desired.