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    Default Christmas Craft for toddlers?

    Hey,

    My daughter loves craft so I thought we could start doing some christmas themed craft. Problem is, I'm not very crafty at all (and I mean at all!) and I can't think of anything to do.

    Does anyone know any good websites I can have a look at?

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    Hi ejandakrose,

    I don't have a website for you but have just finished doing christmas cards with my DD who is a similar age to yours. I cut out christmas tree shapes approx 10 cm high covered them in glue and then got her to sprinkle 'decorations' all over the tree and then glued them onto a card.

    The decorations were heaps of hole puches of tissue paper and christmas wrapping. Chopped up fine tinsel and glitter. Put the glue covered trees into a big dish when you are sprinkling to help stop the bits going every where..

    Have a great time getting crafty.

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    Thanks! I think we'll try that, it sounds like heaps of fun (and messy, Em loves messy craft!)

    Anyone else?

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    Cut a hole in a paper plate to make a wreath shape, paint with green paint and decorate with Christmas stickers or similar

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    yesterday we made popsicle stick snowflakes
    (paddlepop sticks)

    just glued 5 together in star pattern
    kids painted them we used silver, cream and light blue
    then sprinkled green, red, silver and gold sparkles
    they will be hung on the tree they look soo awesome for what they r!

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    last yr we did rudolph faces with hands and feet prints.
    One footprint for the face two hand prints for antlers and a finger print for red nose or less mesyy you can draw hands and feet cut them out and stick them together

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    you can make a christmas tree with the same idea do lots of green hand prints in a tree shape they look cool! could paint it on a canvas to reuse every year
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    last yr we did doilie snowflakes too with glitter sequins etc!

    oh you could get styrofoam balls and stick sequince on make a pudding or just pretty baubles!

    they have tree styrofoam shapes too i did one wrapped it in all ribbon last year looks cool kinda looks like a santa hat hehe

    oh i made a big styro ball and glued doilies on it but squished them in close so they are ruffled looks really effective!

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    Today we painted pine cones white and sprinkled glitter on them. Also tied a piece of string at the top and it can hand on your tree or elsewhere.

    Very simple yet quite fun

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