Holiday Crafts for Kids
Cards, ornaments, advent calendars and more
by Joanne Roehm | October 10, 2011
As the holidays get closer and closer, don’t let the hustle and bustle of the season stress you out. Take some time to sit down at the table with your children and family and partake in some crafts and activities that celebrate the season. You’ll be glad that you did as these easy ideas are fun to make – and fun to give as well.
Fingerpainted Gift Wrap: Create personalized wrapping paper using your child’s fingerprints (or handprints!) that everyone on your gift list will love!
Stained Glass Cards: These simple cards are easy to make and lovely to give family and friends during the holidays.
Greeting Card Gift Tags: These personalized tags are a lovely way to make any gift just a little more special.
Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes: Cupcakes are fun at any time of year, and baking with your children is always something they enjoy. Peppermints are the perfect decorating tool at this time of year – and make cupcakes look extra festive!
Button Wreath Ornament: These ornaments make great gifts for teachers and friends and allow your children to work on fine motor skills – and patience!
Tissue Treats Advent Calendar: This contemporary take on the advent calendar is easy to make and fun to open!