Gold Envelopes: Oscar-themed projects to make with kids

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Invite friends over to watch the Oscars and create ballots and awards of your own – or simply use these dazzling envelopes to create a special note for someone. These sparkly Oscar envelopes will be a hit with everyone!

Supplies:

Gold scrapbook paper, 12×12 (Tip: If you can’t find scrapbook paper – you could color regular white paper with a gold crayon, or spray with spray-paint and add glitter to give it some sparkle.)

Glue or double-sided tape

Ruler

Scissors

Pencil

Old envelope

Alphabet stickers and other embellishments

Instructions:

Step 1: Take an old envelope and carefully pull apart the flaps to create a template.

Step 2: Place envelope flat on the scrapbook paper and trace around with a pencil.

Step 3: Cut out shape from scrapbook paper.

Step 4: Using the old envelope as a model and a ruler as your guide, fold the envelope and glue each tab to secure (except the top flap!).

Step 5: Decorate and embellish as desired!

For even more fun : Throw an Oscar-themed party: Have kids invite their friends and decorate with all things red and gold!

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