9 Easy Christmas Craft Activities for Kids5 min read
Christmas is just around the corner, which indicates that we need to bring out colourful arrangements as well as decorations to celebrate this festive holiday season. Therefore, to help you out to celebrate a wonderful Christmas, we have gathered a list of 9 easy Christmas crafty activities for your little ones.
Still, wondering? Let’s get started!
9 Christmas craft Activities
Well, instead of choosing the fancy retail material, wouldn’t it be great to make this Christmas special by making amazing crafts with your child? It’s easy. We’ll let you know how to begin! Time to wrap up all the essential materials and begin with the preparation!
Thumbprint Christmas card
It is quite common to observe Christmas cards every year. Without giving Christmas cards to each other, Christmas is regarded as incomplete. This year, rather than choosing those usual fancy retail ones, why not design your own Christmas special greeting card by making a thumbprint Christmas card with your friends. Worry not! It isn’t a difficult task. All you need to gather is some craft material like painting colors, paper and some beautiful pens to write personalized messages inside!
Santa Claus might be busy with other preparations like a tiring trip with a sack full of goodies for kids and a lot more to do!
Therefore, till the time he’s busy dashing through the snow in his one horse open sleigh, how about turning a paper and turning it into a mini Santa Claus Christmas craft? To begin with, grab your craft supplies and let’s start designing our favorite Santa Claus image!
Christmas crafts are truly exciting to create and have fun with. Ho ho ho! Isn’t It Amazing? Well, as a kid, it becomes difficult to have your own Christmas tree put up. But worry not! How about making your own Christmas tree out of paper?
Once prepared, you can even hang them on your doors, windows, main gate or just about anywhere! For a nominal count, make at least 10-12 Christmas trees ready in advance.
Reindeer Paper Bag
Paper bags are amazing to start your day with. Reindeer faces are exclusively fun and exciting to create.
Well, to begin with, just check out our reindeer paper bag activity that your child and you can try this Christmas. You can even use recycled and reusable paper bags to create a reindeer. Make your Christmas day filled with memories!
You might be thinking of several ideas to hang out on your Christmas tree by making decorative materials from scratch by recycling and reusing left-out craft material. You can even use bulbs and old papers to add a zing to these decors.
To make your day even more fun, set aside some time and settle down with your kids to create props for your Christmas-related characters. Here you can make Santa faces on a bulb by painting them. Or make paper trees and hang them to the tree, along with some bells.
Handmade Gift Wrapper
No matter what function or festival you have at your place, gift wrappers are a must. And therefore, to add beauty to your celebrations, we have gathered a fun messy art idea that will engage your little one’s interest even more!
You can check out this handmade gift wrapper idea. Your loved ones will truly find it amazing when you’ll wrap gift items in a gift wrapper handmade by your child.
Wood Slice Santa Ornaments
To add on props to your Christmas tree, you can recreate the all time usual material with a Santa face as a rustic tree decoration. All you need to do is paint a slice of wood with red, white and black paint. You can even add a red pom-pom and googly eyes to give your Santa Claus a final touch.
If you don’t add reindeer puppets to your Christmas celebration, then Christmas would merely be regarded to be incomplete. These reindeer puppets are fun to play with and even more cute than those regular greeting cards. Worry not! You don’t need any additional items for making these puppets. They can easily be prepared with items that you might already have in your craft supplies. To make it more fun and exciting, you can even add interesting messages inside them and your kids can even give them to their friends or teachers.
DIY Paper Lights
Crafting your own Christmas lights to make the day even more bright is an amazing day! Why not try something new this year? It’s time to make your own holiday lights using bright colors. You can use these paper lights anywhere like they can be strung on your Christmas tree, hung in the window or placed along the mantle.
These lights are quite easy to design. You just need to gather colorful sheets and a rope or thread to hang them. You can choose several designs for your lights.
With all the above mentioned activities, we really hope that your child has a fun time with all these activities during the holidays as it is quite obvious to enjoy the festivities and celebrations. With a bunch of wishes and a happy time, we wish you and your family a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! These activities will help your kid to have a lot of understanding regarding wrapping their gifts, packing them in bags, creating and decorating their Christmas ornaments and spread some Christmas vibes and cheer!