5 Easy Christmas Crafts

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December means that the holiday break from school is right around the corner. Two weeks home with the kids can leave you wondering how to keep them busy. At school, I love to do holiday crafts with my students but they have to be easy when you’re making 22 of them! So this week I’ve put together 5 easy Christmas crafts!

5 Easy Christmas Crafts

Easy Christmas Crafts: Craft Stick Snowflakes

1. Craft Stick Snowflakes

What you need:

  • 4 Craft Sticks for each snowflake
  • Paint, if desired
  • Glue
  • Ribbon/string
  • Glitter, Buttons, Sequins, etc. for decorating

Find the full directions here at Formula: Mom.


Easy Christmas Crafts: Craft Stick Christmas Trees

2. Craft Stick Christmas Trees

What you need:

  • Craft sticks
  • Green paint
  • Cardboard (to make the trunk)
  • Ribbon or Twine
  • Pom poms, sequins, and craft foam shapes to decorate
  • Glue

For full directions, visit Simmworks Family.


3. Thumbprint Reindeer Ornaments

What you need:

  • Glass ornaments
  • Multi-surface craft paint (green and red)
  • Brown craft paint
  • 1 small brush
  • Puff paint/paint pens – red, white and brown/blue/green (for eyes)
  • Gold or silver pen for personalizing

Find the full directions here at Formula: Mom.


Candy Cane Reindeer Craft #christmas

4. Candy Cane Reindeer

What you need:

  • Candy canes
  • Brown pipe cleaners
  • Small googley eyes
  • Small red pom poms
  • Elmer’s Glue

For full directions, visit I Am the Maven.


Christmas Countdown Chain craft

5. Christmas Countdown Chain

What you need:

  • Red, Green and Yellow Construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Sharpie/Pen
  • Ruler

For full directions, visit 7 on a Shoestring.

Do you have any easy Christmas crafts that you like to do around the holidays?

Looking for more ideas for easy Christmas crafts? Check out these 10 Easy Christmas Crafts!

And you can find 12 more easy Christmas crafts for kids at Happy Hooligans as well! (Happy Hooligans photos were previously featured in this post so be sure to stop by and visit!)