Homemade Christmas Crafts for Kids (and adults too!)

Homemade Christmas Crafts for Kids (and adults too!)

Easy Holiday Homemade Magic with Crafts

Make the holidays and little more fun by adding fun crafts and DIY for the kids. Of course, grownups can join in on the fun too. There are so many ideas to choose from in our reader submitted list below. And you won’t just find Christmas crafts, you’ll also find fun ideas for holiday decorating themes and other Fa la la la fabulousness to make the holidays bright!

Of course, ultimately — giving of your time and making wonderful holiday traditions and memories are what most of us want. We hope in some small way our list of homemade Christmas art for kids can help you achieve some of that extra holiday spirit for yourself and your loved ones.

And don’t forget, we also have a huge list of homemade art and homemade gifts that you can check out too. Handmade gifts and treasures can be meaningful to the gifter and the giftee!


Christmas Tree Crafts

If your family loves Christmas trees and it’s part of your yearly holiday traditions, then these adorable, handmade Christmas tree crafts might be the perfect crafting project. Grab some supplies, and maybe some hot cocoa and enjoy some family time together.

Collage Tree
Decorate the Tree
Hand Print Christmas Tree Craft
Mini Christmas Trees
Pine Cone Christmas Tree
Styrofoam Tree: Snowball Tree
Paper Plate Trees
Baby Food Jar Christmas Tree
Tree Mobile
Christmas Tree Cutouts

Christmas Wreath Crafts

A holiday wreath is something everyone enjoys. Seeing them hung on doors and in stores, on streets and even on cars — they certainly add to holiday festivities and the holiday season. These cute holiday wreath crafts are not only cute enough to hang in your home – but they also allow kids to share in the decorating. They’ll be beaming with pride that they held make the season bright!

Hand Print Wreath
Wreath Craft: Baggie Christmas Wreath
Pasta Wreaths
Popcorn Wreaths For Birds
Pretzel Wreaths
Shredded Wheat Wreath

Christmas Stocking Crafts

Stockings at Christmas are a tradition started long, long ago. But it’s still carried on in millions of homes every Christmas. These stocking crafts can become a tradition as well. The kids will love making these.

My Wishlist Stocking Craft
Christmas Stocking Craft

Reindeer Holiday Crafts

Dasher, Dancer… Prancer? Yep – we know them all. And reindeer are beloved for their sleigh-flying magic and red-noses. (Well — there’s certainly one reindeer known for his red nose!) These reindeer holiday crafts will let kids bring reindeer right into their homes and add to the holiday magic!

Hands & Feet Reindeer Craft
Christmas Reindeer Craft
Reindeer Food
Reindeer Magnet
Rudolph Puppet Craft
Candy Cane Reindeer

Christmas Bell Crafts

Create beautiful Christmas bells with these holiday bell craft ideas. We all know about “silver” bells — but let the kids use their imaginations and create any bell their heart desires!
Glitter Bells Craft
Paper Plate Christmas Bell

Holiday Picture Frame Crafts

Frame that perfect holiday picture with one of these handmade picture frames. Help the kids make them and give them as Christmas gifts!

Popcorn Picture Frames

Santa Christmas Crafts

Here are some cute Santa-centric craft ideas for the holidays.

Santa Face Painting on Hand
Santa Hat
Magic Keys for Santa

More Homemade Christmas Art & Holiday Craft Ideas

Baby Food Jar Candle Craft
Candle Puppet
Holiday Card Holder
Cellophane Painting
Cinnamon Crafts for the Holidays
Doily Snow People Craft
Glitter Globe: Snow Globe Craft
How to Make Luminaries
Snow Paintings
Sparkle People Craft
Stained Glass Holiday Tree Craft
Christmas Tree Glove Star Craft

Holland Tradition Craft: Wooden Shoes

Christmas Party Food

Just a few honorable mentions from readers for your holiday parties. These festive ideas can add extra cheer to your celebrations!

Ice Cream Cone Trees
Edible Popcorn Wreath (like balls)
Marshmallow Christmas Trees

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