CHRISTMAS CRAFT IDEAS FOR KIDS
When we meet at Christmas time with family and friends, special memories are created that last for a lifetime, and traditions are important.
Kids will love making Christmas tree ornaments out of construction paper, pipe cleaner, cotton balls or craft paper.
Making Christmas cards is a particular favourite when it comes to finding craft ideas and Christmas tree craft. Your kids may like to decorate a paper plate or craft something out of salt dough using a popsicle stick, pipe cleaner or pom-poms.
When it comes to finding Christmas cards for kids to make, there are many craft projects to choose from.
Amongst the easy crafts for kids to make are simple Christmas card gift tags to be attached to gifts to place under the Christmas tree.
Christmas is a very special time of the year, when kids will love helping to decorate the Christmas tree with tinsel, candy canes and the all-important coloured lights, along with special Christmas tree ornaments.
After the Christmas tree decorations are arranged, the Christmas wreath can be carefully hung on the front door. The outdoor Christmas decorations and lighting light up the house, announcing the arrival of the festive season.
Christmas party celebrations and families gathering together, catching up and having lots of fun at Christmas time are very special times to celebrate the Christmas season.
These traditions and special occasions create memories that can last a lifetime.
How to create your Christmas card gift tags
Gift tags are easy Christmas crafts for kids to make.
ITEMS YOU WILL NEED
1 white firm craft cardboard
4 sheets of Christmas wrapping paper
Ruler, pencil, craft glue stick, scissors
Silver and gold ribbon, hole-punch
Silver and gold metallic markers
Template for Christmas card gift tags
INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING…..
CHRISTMAS CARD GIFT TAGS
Download the free template
insert template image
+ Cut out the four paper Christmas card gift tags
+ Trace each white paper card pattern onto one sheet of white cardboard
+ Cut out each white card tag
+ Trace each white card onto the back side of Christmas wrapping paper
+ Cut out each gift tag
+ Roll glue stick over white card on one side
+ Place in position on the back of Christmas paper AND GLUE
OR, IF EASIER for younger children to position…
+ Place glued card onto back of the Christmas paper and cut out
+ Punch hole in the centre at the top
+ Fold ribbon in half and push folded end through hole
+ Place ends back through loop at the front and pull tight
Kids will love making their very own Christmas card gift tags to attach to their special present.