Santa Hat Christmas Cards – 5 minute craft 32

santa hat christmas card

We are all about the Christmas cards at the moment and today I want to share with you a really simple Santa Hat Christmas card that is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers to make.  It is also the perfect 5 minute craft that is going to be our family Christmas cards this year. Nothing says Merry Christmas more than a homemade Christmas Card specially when it comes to family and grandparents a card from children is a card to cherish.

How to make Santa Hat Christmas Cards

santa hats christmas cards

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This really is one of the simplest Christmas Crafts perfect for toddlers, preschoolers and groups of children. You don’t need to add glitter as the cards look ace without them.

Santa's Hat Christmas Card

Maxi cut the red paper into a triangle before using the glue stick to stick it onto the blank card.  He then smothered it in glue so that he could cover it in glitter.

cards stage one

Then he used the cotton balls to decorate the hat.  A whole one for the pompom and then an unravelled ball for the base of Santa’s hat.

sparkly Santa hat

We then decided to make some with floppy hats (template to download below) and no glitter for the glitter phobic people out there, so this is a five minute craft with minimal cleanup!

santa hat card collage

It is amazing how something with only three materials (paper, card and cotton wool) can look so great. This really is the perfect DIY Santa Hat Christmas Card to make with groups of children in classrooms and such as you ned so little material and it makes so little mess.

santa hat template

I hope you liked our Santa Hat Christmas cards.  

Santa Hat Christmas Card

You can find more of our homemade cards here:

If you like these then why not take a look at our other kid made Christmas cards, including these simple stencil christmas cards, fabric Christmas tree cards (perfect for scissor skills) are perfect for preschoolers or our fab Robin fingerprint cards.  We also have some fab washi card tree cards and ribbon christmas cards.

easy christmas cards for kids to make

I am bringing you 4 weeks of Counting Down to Christmas on a Monday – this week’s focus is all about Paper Crafts for you and your kids and we’re bringing you some fabulous ideas from European bloggers to help you get ready for the festive season with crafts you can do at home.

We also invite you to join us and welcome you to come and link up crafts, recipes, activities for kids and adults for the Christmas Season helping to provide ideas for a Creative Christmas this year.


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