Looking for fun and simple Christmas crafts for kids? These ideas are so fun and easy to include everyone in. We love simple projects that look amazing but don’t take a ton of time, supplies, or craftiness to do. Make special Christmas memories with Christmas craft ideas that are perfect for preschoolers and older kids too. Decorate your home or in the classroom, or even make as homemade gifts!
EASY CHRISTMAS CRAFTS FOR KIDS
CHRISTMAS CRAFT IDEAS FOR KIDS
Click on the link or image for each Christmas craft activity below to go to the full supplies list and instructions.
CHRISTMAS PAPER CRAFTS
Papercrafts are wonderful for encouraging creativity and artiness, as well as developing design and engineering skills too! When it comes to design, one item that is known for being super versatile is paper. Along with folding paper to create a 3D design, you can use stamping, coloring, dyeing and other techniques to create beautiful effects.
- Nutcracker Christmas Craft
- Gingerbread House Tessellations
- Christmas Tree Tessellations
- 3D Paper Gingerbread House
- 3D Snowman Craft
- Paper Strip Christmas Tree
- Pop Up Christmas Cards
- Paper Christmas Tree
POPSICLE STICK CHRISTMAS CRAFTS
Make easy Christmas crafts for kids with budget friendly craft supplies, like popsicle sticks.
CHRISTMAS CRAFTS WITH CARDBOARD
You really don’t need tons of expensive supplies to make these fun Christmas craft ideas below. We raided our recyclables to create these kids Christmas crafts.
Create your own winter wonderland with one of these fun and easy Christmas crafts below. Want to know how snowflakes are formed? Read all about it here.
- Crystal Snowflakes
- Snowflake Salt Painting
- Snowflake Painting With Tape
- Watercolor Snowflakes
- Coffee Filter Snowflakes
- Snowflake Melted Bead Ornaments
- Snowflake Stamps
- Snow Paint
ALSO CHECK OUT: How To Make A Snow Globe
Some of the best Christmas crafts are ones that you can hang on the tree. Create some treasured memories with these ornament crafts below.
- Mondrian Christmas Trees
- Gingerbread Man Ornament
- Cinnamon Ornaments
- Salt Dough Ornaments
- Scientific Christmas Ornaments
- Straw Christmas Ornaments
MORE CHRISTMAS FUN…
And when you have finished crafting, you may want to make one of our festive Christmas slime recipes, or explore science with Christmas science experiments, or even create a family Christmas tradition with our homemade advent calendar ideas. Plus, check out our printable Christmas games!