The holidays are a great time to break out the craft supplies. With so much inspiration from the season, you and your kids will both love making these holiday crafts from your very own hand puppet to play with to a gorgeous snow globe that can sit atop the mantle. So, grab some scissors and maybe a little glitter because it’s time to get crafty!
Popsicle Stick Skis
Perfect for hanging on the tree or as decor on the mantle and tables, this easy and fun little craft is perfect to do around the table. To make these cute little skis, all you need are a few materials such as popsicle sticks, paint, and glue, and you are ready to go! In no time, you’ll be ready for the slopes! See how to make this at Clean and Scentsible.
Equipped with a free printable template, these little paper reindeer are fun to make and look adorable around the house for the holidays. With an accordion-like body structure, the reindeer are cute, bouncy, and fun to play with! See how to make this at Kids Craft Room.
Popsicle Stick Sleds
Another simple and fun craft, popsicle stick sleds are a great craft to make with your kids. You’re your kids customize their own with paint, glitter, bells, and more to show off their individual personality! See how to make this at Clean and Scentsible.
Paper Ball Reindeer
With a few materials of brown construction paper, glue, scissors, googly eyes, and red pom poms, you can turn all that into an adorable reindeer that rolls! A little pro tip – it looks even cuter when you make a bunch and turn them into garland. See how to make this at Easy Peasy and Fun.
Santa Paper Puppet
Equipped with a printable template, this craft just takes a little coloring, cutting, and gluing together. While this craft is fun to make, it’s even better after it’s made when it becomes your very own hand puppet. See how to make this at Easy Peasy and Fun.
The Grinch Christmas Ornament
If you’re looking for a little craft for your kids to decorate the tree with, then this one is a great option. Going with “The Grinch” theme, all you need are clear ornaments, green pom poms, and some paint pens to decorate it with. Have your kid decorate it to their liking so that each one is as individual as they are. See how to make this at Buggy and Buddy.
Jumping Elf Puppets
Fun to make and play with, this jumping elf craft is made with simple materials that you won’t have to search all around the craft store for. Paint your paper cups to looks like cute little elves and make accordion-like legs to really get them to jump with the help of a little yarn. See how to make this at Kids Craft Room.
Mason Jar Snow Globe
Who doesn’t love a little snow globe action? This craft will look stunning on the mantle or by your kids’ bed so that they can admire their crafty work. With a small mason jar, a little fake snow, a mini tree, some twine, and your kids’ favorite Hot Wheel, you and your kids will have your very own, customized snow globe to decorate the house with this year. See how to make this at Mason Jar Crafts.