Are you looking for some fun ways to entertain your little ones as the silly season approaches? These easy Christmas crafts for kids are super fun and best of all they won’t break the bank!
Kids Christmas crafts don’t have to be difficult or time consuming. If you’re lacking inspiration, scroll through this bumper list of kids Christmas activities and you’ll soon be breaking out the craft supplies.
Looking for a way to build even more excitement this festive season? Check out these great ideas for toddler Christmas Eve boxes as well!
- 1 Christmas Rock Painting
- 2 Christmas Mason Jars
- 3 Paper Plate Christmas Tree Whirligig
- 4 Pipe Cleaner Christmas Trees
- 5 Christmas Gnomes
- 6 Paper Plate Grinch
- 7 Elf Corner Bookmarks
- 8 Reindeer Pinch Pot
- 9 Christmas Tree Luminaries
- 10 Illuminated Snow Scene in a Jar
- 11 Buddy The Elf
- 12 Crystal Candy Canes
- 13 Salt Dough Ornaments
- 14 Acrylic Christmas Decor
- 15 3D Festive Winter Scene
- 16 Walnut Reindeer Ornament
- 17 Galaxy Melted Crayon Ornaments
- 18 Pointillism Christmas Art
- 19 Christmas Tree Bookmark
- 20 Gingerbread Man Paper Bag Puppet
- 21 Paper Plate Poinsettia Wreath
- 22 Snowman Christmas Ornaments
- 23 Melted Snowman Ornament
- 24 Homemade Cinnamon Ornaments
- 25 Tissue Paper Santa
- 26 Fabric Christmas Angel
- 27 Kindness Christmas Advent Calendar
- 28 Snowman Mason Jar Gift
- 29 Pasta Christmas Angel
- 30 Gumdrop Christmas Tree
- 31 Cinnamon Salt Dough Ornaments
- 32 Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments
- 33 Rudolph Tealight Ornament
- 34 Soft Manger For Baby Jesus
- 35 Ice Globes
- 36 Festive Holiday Wrapping Paper
- 37 Santa’s Workshop Ornament
- 38 Big Christmas Bow
- 39 Easy Gift Wrapping Ideas Using Yarn
Christmas Rock Painting
Try these festive Christmas rock painting ideas. These festive painted rocks would look adorable placed together under the tree.
Christmas Mason Jars
Save your mason jars and make these Christmas ideas: peak-a-boo painted snowman and elf!
Paper Plate Christmas Tree Whirligig
Turn paper plates into a wonderful 3d Christmas Tree twirler. A great way to decorate small spaces or a classroom. So easy and fun.
Pipe Cleaner Christmas Trees
This easy and fun kid-friendly pipe cleaner Christmas trees craft is an easy and fun project to make together this holiday season!
These adorable gnome ornaments are so easy and fast to make you are going to enjoy creating them. Making Christmas ornaments is perfect for crafting with the kids. They will enjoy creating gnome ornaments for gifts, decor, a tree ornament, and just for fun.
Paper Plate Grinch
How The Grinch Stole Christmas is a classic Christmas movie you have to watch each year! Since we love the original one the best, we created this easy paper plate Grinch craft for kids. It’s a simple Christmas craft children of all ages will love making.
Elf Corner Bookmarks
Make these easy Elf corner bookmarks that will get your kids even more excited about the holidays. All you need is paper and our printable template!
Reindeer Pinch Pot
Make Pinch Pots for Christmas. Pinch Pots are super easy and a great introduction to working with air drying clay. These pinch pots make a great gift or decoration. So sweet.
Christmas Tree Luminaries
We love the magic of paper folding and paper cutting. Use the basic steps from a paper snowflake, but create these wonderful Christmas Tree Luminaries.
Illuminated Snow Scene in a Jar
Most kids love snow globes. It’s like a little magical place inside of a jar. Here’s how you can make your very own illuminated snow scene right inside of a mason jar.
Buddy The Elf
Here’s a great elf craft for Christmas and they come with a free elf template printable so it’s super easy to recreate at home or school.
Crystal Candy Canes
Learn how crystals form and make your own crystal candy cane ornaments!
Salt Dough Ornaments
Three-ingredient salt dough recipe perfect for making Christmas ornaments that can add the perfect, final, sparkly touch to your tree!
Acrylic Christmas Decor
Acrylic pouring is a great way to make beautiful Christmas decor with the whole family!
3D Festive Winter Scene
Learn how to make this beautiful, 3D paper craft that you and your children will love. This paper craft uses bright colors and three-dimensional design to create a festive, wintery village scene.
Walnut Reindeer Ornament
We love crafting with Walnuts! Turn your walnut into adorable Reindeer Ornaments for the Christmas Tree.
Galaxy Melted Crayon Ornaments
These galaxy melted crayon Christmas ornaments are so easy and can be made in minutes with just a few simple supplies.
Pointillism Christmas Art
This Pointillism craft will help kids make Christmas trees completely out of dots with a Q-tip.
Christmas Tree Bookmark
Love gifting books at Christmas? Add a little something, with these adorable Christmas Tree Corner Bookmarks.
Gingerbread Man Paper Bag Puppet
If your family has a Christmas tradition of making gingerbread men or houses, you’ll love creating these gingerbread man paper bag puppets. They’re a simple Christmas craft that can bring the whole family together! Or if you’re doing them at school, they’re great for a class party!
Paper Plate Poinsettia Wreath
This Paper Plate Poinsettia wreath is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. With a few basic supplies, it’s inexpensive and simple to put together.
Snowman Christmas Ornaments
These adorable Snowman Christmas Ornaments made from white plastic spoons are a fun and easy DIY Christmas craft for kids to make.
Melted Snowman Ornament
Make this fun melted snowman ornament with your kids is a fun Christmas activity. It’s fun to see how different each person’s snowman turns out.
Homemade Cinnamon Ornaments
All you need is 2 ingredients to make these super simple and easy Homemade Cinnamon Ornaments! A great DIY holiday craft or fun Christmas gift for both kids and adults to make and customize!
Tissue Paper Santa
Get the free printable Santa and use white tissue paper to give him a full beard. This Santa craft is not only cute but a great way for kids to work on their fine motor skills.
Fabric Christmas Angel
I want to share with you how to make a fabric Christmas angel. This is my favorite way to decorate my Christmas tree!
Kindness Christmas Advent Calendar
Make a paper chain and sneak in a little kindness with this 24 acts of kindness countdown to Christmas.
Snowman Mason Jar Gift
Get creative in the kitchen! Learn how to make chocolate covered pretzels to place in a DIY Snowman Mason Jar
Pasta Christmas Angel
Who knew you could turn pasta into a Christmas Angel. This fun Christmas craft is perfect for kids to make during the holidays and it looks great on the Christmas tree.
Gumdrop Christmas Tree
Create a Christmas tree with gumdrops this year! This tutorial will show you just how easy this is to make with the kids.
Cinnamon Salt Dough Ornaments
These cinnamon salt dough ornaments are a ton of fun for kids. They can easily be made out of items in your pantry and they smell amazing!
Pipe Cleaner Christmas Ornaments
Ornaments kids can make from pipe cleaners and beads.
Rudolph Tealight Ornament
This DIY Rudolph tealight ornament are so cute! This is a fun holiday craft project that even younger kids can help you with, as long as supervision is provided.
Soft Manger For Baby Jesus
It’s traditional during Advent for children to have an empty manger for Baby Jesus. Here’s a craft you can do for your kids to participate in this fun tradition!
Make your own frozen ice orbs! These frozen orbs look amazing when you light them up, perfect for an outdoor Christmas light display.
Festive Holiday Wrapping Paper
Make your own wrapping paper, five different ways! The kids will love creating their own gift paper.
Santa’s Workshop Ornament
This Santa’s workshop ornament is so cute, don’t you think? Necessary supplies include Popsicle sticks, a black Sharpie, glue, artificial snow, twine, red and white paint, scissors, Christmas confetti shapes and red craft foam.
Big Christmas Bow
Get in the Christmas spirit with a fun filled craft for kids! A project they’ll have fun making and playing!
Easy Gift Wrapping Ideas Using Yarn
Easy way to decorate gift wrapping with yarn. Kids can help you make yarn pompom or yarn tassel.