Christmas Crafts for Kids to Make at Home

Jingle bells, jingle bells,
Jingle all the way.
Oh! what fun it is to ride
In a one-horse open sleigh, hey!

Yeah, 25th December is about to come, so Santa is going to visit us. The most enthusiastic are the toddlers. This Christmas, let us intensify the artfulness of your kids by encouraging them to create their DIY things. A child’s creativity can be expressed through his / her art and craft activities. We have given some easy and entertaining craft ideas for the children so that they happily take part in these activities below.

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Christmas Crafts for Kids to Make at Home

1. Christmas Character Envelopes

christmas-crafts-for-kids Christmas Character Envelopes
Image Source/Tutorial:  The Homes I Have Made

Materials required:

  • Coloured paper sheets
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Envelopes.

Difficulty level: Very Easy

Get your boring white envelopes, and let’s try to make them attractive. Take some coloured paper sheets and cut different shapes out of them, eyes, nose, lips, face, head, hood as shown in the picture. Now, paste these in such a way that some funny characters are created and once you’re done just paste them on the opening of the envelopes. You can even paste these on the top of some bags to create a funky look.

2. Cute Little Flower Pots

christmas-crafts-for-kids Cute Little Flower Pots
Image Source/Tutorial: Crazy Little Projects

Materials required:

  • Small flower pots
  • Colours
  • Brushes
  • Beads
  • Feathery laces
  • Glue
  • Pom-pom

Difficulty level: Very Easy

Let’s be so creative that we don’t let anything around us look shabby. Take some mini flower pots and colour them with the help of brushes. After the colouring is done, let it dry for a while. Now, get some beads and paste them in such a way so that eyes are created. Place the pom-pom in the middle to create the nose. To add some twists, we can create antlers using feathery lace. Reindeer are ready to go.

3. Puffy Balloon Wreath

christmas-crafts-for-kids Puffy Balloon Wreath
Image Source/Tutorial: Studio DIY

Materials required:

  • Balloons
  • Some strong big circular base
  • Big ribbon
  • Glue

Difficulty level: Very Easy

Take some balloons and blow air in them. Now take some strong circular bases and start pasting balloons on them. Create another circular layer. Now, get the ribbon and create a bow shape out of it. Place this above the balloons and the wreath is ready.

4 . Pine Cone Christmas Tree

christmas-crafts-for-kids Pine Cone Christmas Tree
Image Source/Tutorial: PJs and Paint

Materials required:

  • A Pine cone
  • Paint
  • Wooden circular block
  • Glue gun
  • wooden star piece

Difficulty level: Easy

Collect some pine cones from pine trees. Colour them green. Now, use other colours as well as depicted in the image. Place the wooden star on the top of the tree and fix it there with the help of a glue gun. Also, paste the circular Wooden piece with the help of a glue gun.

5. Icecream Snowflakes

christmas-crafts-for-kids Icecream Snowflakes
Image Source/Tutorial: The Best Ideas for Kids

Materials required:

  • Ice-cream sticks
  • Glitter tubes
  • Shiny beads
  • Glue colours

Difficulty level: Very Easy

Take some ice cream sticks, and colour them with your favorite colours. Now place the sticks in a crossed manner such that a star shape is created as shown in the picture. Now decorate them with glitter and shiny beads.

6. Lollipop Photo Frame

christmas-crafts-for-kids Lolipop Photo Frame
Image Source/Tutorial: I Heart Arts ‘n Crafts

Materials required:

  • Sparkling powder
  • Ice cream stick
  • Glue
  • Colours ribbon.

Difficulty level: Very Easy

Print out the desired picture, and cut it, in an oval shape. Take the Ice-cream stick and apply glue to it, Now spread the glitter sparkling powder over it. Paste the picture in the center. Create a bow-shaped ribbon and fix it as shown in the image. To let the photo hung, create a hook out of another piece of ribbon and hang it.

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7. Cute Ice-cream Boards

christmas-crafts-for-kids Cute Ice-cream Boards
Image Source/Tutorial: The Keeper of the Cheerios

Materials required:

  • Ice-cream sticks
  • Glue
  • Ribbon
  • Buttons
  • Beads
  • Colours
  • Pom poms

Difficulty level: Easy

Get some ice cream sticks and fix them side by side with the help of glue. Now colour them and paste the accessories like buttons, pom poms, beads as shown in the image.

8. Paper Santa And Reindeer

Paper Santa And Reindeer
Image Source/Tutorial: Simple Everyday Mom

Materials required:

  • Coloured papers
  • Glue
  • Scissors

Difficulty level: Very Easy

Cut the different shapes with the help of scissors. Now, paste them to form the face of Santa and the reindeer. This activity is the simplest of all and less time-consuming.

9. Glittery Slime With Heart

Glittery Slime With Heart
Image Source/Tutorial: I Heart Arts ‘n Crafts

Materials required:

  • Slime
  • Glitter powder
  • Glitter tube

Difficulty level: Very Easy

Take the slime and mix the glitter powder in it, Now knead it properly as shown in the picture. Make the heart shape using glitter tubes and place it at the top.

10. Paper Plate Whirligig

Paper Plate Whirligig
Image Source/Tutorial: Red Ted Art

Materials required:

  • Paper plates
  • Scissors
  • Colours
  • Coloured paper sheet
  • Thread
  • Punching machine
  • Pencil

Difficulty level: Easy

Take the paper plate and colour it, and draw a  spiral shape on it using a pencil. Now, cut the plate according to the pencil marks drawn (spiral shape) on the paper plate. Also, punch the paper plate using a punching machine. Cut circular shapes out of coloured sheets and punch them using a punching machine.

Now pass the thread through these circular paper pieces and the holes on the plate, now hang circular pieces of paper there. Cut a star shape out of a coloured sheet and paste it at the top of the whirligig.

11 . Pipe Cleaner Wreath

Pipe Cleaner Wreath
Image Source/Tutorial: Vicky Barone

Materials required:

  • Pipe cleaner
  • Beads

Difficulty level: Easy

Take the pipe cleaner, add beads one by one bypassing the beads through the pipe cleaner. Now bend the shape of the pipe cleaner so that a wreath shape is created. We can give it the shape of the candy as well.

12. Cute Fat Snowman

Cute Fat Snowman
Image Source/Tutorial: Easy Peasy and Fun

Materials required:

  • Old socks
  • Cotton
  • Buttons
  • Ribbons
  • Fabric  glue
  • Colours
  • Thread

Difficulty level: Easy

Fill the old socks with cotton so that a puffy texture is created. Tug the middle portion tightly, so that the head and the belly portion of the snowman is created. Place the buttons at the center of the belly in line with the help of fabric glue. Use colours for eyes and mouth, and the ribbon as a muffler for the snowman.

This craft activity article has been specially created, for kids and the occasion of Christmas. Have fun with kids while performing these creative activities. For more such articles, do visit our site daily.

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