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DIY Christmas Crafts to do With Your Kids

‘Tis the season to get crafty and have a jolly good time with your little ones! Christmas crafts with the kids are not only a fantastic way to deck the halls with homemade charm but also a surefire method to create unforgettable holiday memories. We’ve put together a list of 10 super fun Christmas craft ideas that will make your home merrier and your hearts warmer.

DIY Christmas Craft --Reindeer using handprints

Handprint Reindeer Ornaments:

Put your kiddo’s hand to good use by making handprint reindeer ornaments. A little brown paint, a plain ornament ball or felt cutout, some googly eyes, a red nose, and voila, you’ve got yourself a whole squad of reindeer!

Popsicle Stick Snowflakes:

Get your craft on by letting your kids assemble popsicle sticks into beautiful snowflake shapes. A dash of paint or a sprinkle of glitter, and you’ll have the coolest homemade snowflakes around.

Tissue Paper Christmas Wreaths:

Give your home some holiday cheer by making tissue paper wreaths. Crumple tissue paper onto a paper plate, add ornaments, and let the festivities shine. You can also check out this link to learn how to use a styrofoam circle to make your wreath.

Santa Claus Paper Plate Masks:

Unleash your inner Santa with paper plate masks! Paint them red, add a fluffy cotton ball beard, and you’re ready to ho-ho-ho all day long.

Salt Dough Ornaments:

Whip up a batch of salt dough and let your kids mold it into holiday shapes. They can personalize them with handprints, initials, or creative designs, and after a little paint and decorating, you’ve got precious ornaments.

DIY Christmas Craft --Christmas Wreath

Handmade Christmas Cards:

Encourage your youngsters to let their creativity shine by making their very own Christmas cards. Colored paper, stickers, and markers are all they need to spread some holiday cheer.

DIY Christmas Craft --Spruced up candle

Spruce up Your Candles

Literally wrap bits of spruce around a candle and tie with some twine for a cute Christmas themed candle. Super easy craft to do with kids and give to friends to brighten their homes on a cold and dark winter night.

Reindeer Food:

Help Santa’s reindeer find their way by making magical reindeer food. Mix oats and glitter, then package it in little bags or jars. On Christmas Eve, sprinkle it on the lawn and watch the reindeer come prancing.

Beaded Candy Cane Ornaments:

Thread red and white beads onto pipe cleaners to make adorable candy cane ornaments. These make sweet additions to your Christmas tree or thoughtful gifts.

Pinecone Christmas Trees:

Transform pinecones into tiny Christmas trees with a coat of green paint. Add some mini decorations, and you’ve got your very own little forest of holiday spirit.

These 10 Christmas craft ideas are all about having a blast with your kids and spreading holiday cheer. So, grab your craft supplies, roll up your sleeves, and get ready for some serious festive fun. Crafting together will not only make your home sparkle with holiday magic but also create cherished memories that will last a lifetime. If you’re looking for more Christmas inspiration, check out some of our other Christmas blog posts here! Happy crafting and a Merry Christmas!