Posts Tagged "christmas"

Christmas Candy Cane Craft

Are you looking for an easy Christmas craft? Pipe cleaner candy canes are cute as can be, but super simple to create! Whether you want to craft up some Christmas spirit yourself or are on the search for a kids’ art activity, this project is perfect for both children and adults. What can you do with the crafty candy canes? Gather a group of them together, tie the center with a bow and make a holiday bouquet. What else can you do? Lots and lots! Add them mock candy to a wreath, decorate a pine garland with them, tie a...

DIY Christmas Wreath Holiday Cards

Can’t find a Christmas card that’s just right? Have the kids craft their own! With a few simple materials (including a reused paper towel roll), your child can create amazingly artistic holiday cards. This easy-to-make wreath greeting is perfect for family members, friends or anyone who you want to wish the holiday best to. Materials: White card stock paper (8x11-inch sheets) Scissors Green and red tempera paint A cardboard paper towel roll tube A thin paintbrush Instructions: Fold a piece of card stock paper in half, book style. Cut the paper at the fold to make two cards. Fold each...

Christmas DIY Wrapping Paper Craft

DIY Christmas gift wrap is an easy craft for the kids and shows that special holiday spirit! Instead of buying bulk rolls of ready-made paper, create your own artsy version. This simple project lets the kids personalize paper for presents, making a statement with stampers and paints. You can mix and match different colors of paper and paint, along with changing up the stampers. This lets your child make different kinds of gift wrap for different family members. Grandma gets Christmas trees, while Aunt Ethel gets jungle bells. Materials: Plain gift wrap or rolled paper – use white or choose...