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Christmas Card Ideas For Kids To Make

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Easy Christmas Card Ideas For Kids

Our easy Christmas card ideas for kids are great for an afternoon of Christmas crafts and activities and are simple enough for even preschool children to have a go at making!

We think your kids will just love these easy to make Christmas cards and have great fun making them.

Not only do these cards look super stylish but there’s so much learning potential to explore whilst making them – shapes, sizes, counting and colours.

three homemade Christmas cards all in shape of Christmas trees - one made with ribbon, one with dotted paper and one with vintage buttons. Text overlay saying "kids christmas crafts - easy christmas cards for kids to make"

Loads more ideas for Christmas celebrations here!

Ribbon Tree Christmas Card

This card is super simple and a lovely preschool Christmas card craft idea.

What you need to make the ribbon tree Christmas card ideas for kids

  • Green A4 card
  • 5 strips of ribbon in descending sizes.
  • glue
  • scissors

How to make the ribbon tree Christmas card

  • Fold the card into half.
  • Cut the ribbon into strips – each one a little smaller – preschool kids could help with this.
  • Glue the strips onto the card to form Christmas tree shape.
three homemade Christmas cards all in shape of Christmas trees - one made with ribbon, one with dotted paper and one with vintage buttons. Text overlay saying "kids christmas crafts - easy christmas cards for kids to make"

Spotty Christmas Tree Christmas Card Ideas For Kids

What you need to make the spotty Christmas tree card

  • 2 Spotty A4 card sheets
  • glue
  • scissors

How to make the spotty Christmas tree preschool Christmas card

  • Fold one sheet of the card into half.
  • Cut out 3 triangles and a small square from the other piece of card.
  • Glue the triangle tree branches and small square trunk onto the card in the shape of a tree.

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Button Tree Christmas Card Ideas For Kids

blonde preschool boy making a Christmas card using old buttons to form the shape of a Christmas tree. Two other christmas cards are on the table by him - one made using spotty card to make the Christmas tree shape and the other made using strips of ribbon to form a Christmas tree shape

What you need to make the button tree Christmas card

  • One  A4 card sheets
  • 10 buttons
  • glue
  • scissors

How to make the button tree Christmas card

  • Fold one sheet of the card into half.
  • Arrange the buttons into a triangle tree shape.
  • Glue the buttons onto the card.

More BRILLIANT kids crafts here

How To Use Christmas Cards For Children As A Learning Opportunity

  • Ordering items by size
  • Descriptive words for the ribbon textures and colours.
  • Counting buttons.
  • Fine motor skills – scissor use and glueing
  • All the conversations about Christmas!

Loads more ideas for family celebrations here!

More Lovely Christmas Crafts For Kids

  • Reindeer Crafts – a collection of 10 easy reindeer crafts for kids to get busy with
  • Popsicle Stick Snowman – cute little snowman craft for kids that you can use as a Christmas decoration or bookmark.

Get loads more creative and fun winter activities for kids here