I think you will go a long way to find anything better than a kid-made Christmas card, so I am delighted to be sharing with you a month’s worth of fantastic Christmas cards all made by children, along with full instructions for making them with your own children. These DIY Christmas card ideas are perfect for doing with a group of children especially KS! and preschoolers. Although there is something for kids of all ages here.
I a delighted to be sharing these Christmas crafts from a host of amazing bloggers who will be sharing with you their best ideas for kid-made Christmas cards. We are hoping to inspire you to get creative with your children over the festive season. There is something for everyone and ideas for kids from toddlers to older kids. Grandparents love receiving handmade Christmas cards and Christmas gifts and I even have the first Christmas cards both my boys made (so do a lot of moms)!
Homemade Christmas Cards
We demonstrate that kid made Christmas cards do not have to be complicated to be delightful and fun to make, they take very little time and we have some fun ideas for every capability. These really are my favourite projects and what I love as a mom.
My boys have been making Christmas cards each year since they were toddlers and they are now tweens. People love receiving them and always comment on them. They have become an integral part of our advent traditions. Make sure you click through and follow the links as you will find step by step instructions by each blogger for the greeting cards.
My boys also always leave a card for Father Christmas with his mince Pies and I make sure that it has gone before they come down on Christmas Day.
30 Kid-Made Christmas Cards
Button Christmas Cards // Susan K Mann
String Art Christmas Cards // Mum in the Mad House – I love the glitter stars
Sequins Candle Card // Witty Hoots – So simple, but effective
Monoprint Christmas Tree // Zingzing Tree – I lobe how a simope illustration can have such an impact.
Scrap paper and Button Cards // Arty Crafty Kids
Threaded Ribbon Christmas Card // Mum in the Mad House
Origami Santa Christmas Cards // Castle View Academy – How cute are these origami Santa Claus
Footprint Christmas Cards // Beauties and the Bibs – A penguin and reindeer card
Fingerprint Wreath Christmas Card // Mum in the Mad House – A love the addition of the pinecone googly eyes reindeer.
Easy Sponge Printed Christmas Tree Cards // Emma Owl
Multi-sensory Christmas Card // Planet Smarty pants
Elf Handprint Christmas Card via Pinterest
Washi tape Christmas Tree Cards // Mum in the Mad House
Salt Dough Keepsake Christmas Cards // Teach Me Mommy – I really like the 3d Christmas tree
Magic Trick Christmas Card // Hello Wonderful
Bubble Wrap Christmas Tree Cards // Crafty Kids at Home
Simple Santa Hat Christmas Card // Wonderful Chaos
Simple Ribbon Christmas Cards // Mum in the Mad House
Snowman Card // Monkey and Mouse
3D Christmas Card // We Made this Life
Rudolph Handprint Christmas Card // Clare’s Little Tots
Holly Christmas Card // Crafty Morning
Homemade Snowman Christmas Card // Dear Bear and Beany
Pasta Wreath which you could put on the front of a card // Deavita – You could keep and hang on the Christmas tree each holiday season.
Reindeer Cards // Non-Toy Gifts
Mistletoe card // Pinterested Parent – so simple just paint, buttons and glue
Simple Holiday Ornament Card // BP Photo Art – These are fab free printable Christmas cards and a photo card in one.
Kid Made Cute Christmas Tree Card // Sew Kidding – Love the textures on this card
Super Simple Washi Tape DIY Card // The Paperdashary
Driftwood Christmas Tree Card // Crafts on Sea
Salad Spinner Star Christmas Cards // Sun Hats and Wellie Boots
Fingerprint X-mas Tree Card // Mummy Alarm – I love the use of finger prints
Reverse Fingerprint Christmas Tree Card // Rhythms of Play
Toddler Made Christmas Tree Card // The Bored Toddler
Fingerprint Sleigh and reindeer card // Toby and Roo – So simple just fingerprints and pencil or sharpie
Washi Tape Baubles // The Gingerbread House
No Mess Paint Christmas Cards // Mac-n-Taters
Snow Globe Cards // A Mother’s Ramblings
Oh Christmas Tree Christmas Card // The Mum Diaries
Snowman Handprint Christmas Card // Learning and Exploring Through Play
Twas the Day before Christmas Footprint Card // Messy Little Monster – download your free printable template