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Here are some easy and fun Christmas crafts to keep your kids busy this Christmas season.
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Fun Christmas Crafts

All those childhood Christmas memories: lights, decoration, yummy cookies, surprises, gifts and parties still make you smile. How beautiful it was, when you would eagerly wait for Santa to arrive! Why not make this Christmas special for your kids and let them cherish some unique memories. Christmas is that time of the year, when enthusiasm and energy shown by your little ones is unmatched. Kids are eager to take part in Christmas activities. As holiday spirit draws near, it's a great idea to keep your kids busy with some fun and innovative Christmas crafts. So, help your little ones to make some easy and fun Christmas crafts and see their faces lit with smiles. Here we bring to you some fun Christmas crafts, which kids will surely enjoy. These Christmas crafts will surely add bright, cheery colors, a bit of sparkle and warmth to your home decor.

Easy And Fun Christmas Crafts

Light Bulb Santa

What You Need
  • Acrylic paints in white, red, black, skin and pink
  • Gold cord or ribbon
  • Burnt out light bulb
  • Black marker
  • Hot glue
How To Make
  • In the centre of the round part of the bulb, paint an oval for Santa’s face with skin color acrylic paint.
  • Next, paint the entire remaining round portion of light bulb with white acrylic paint.  Paint entire remaining round portion of light bulb with white acrylic paint.
  • Paint socket of the bulb white for hat and neck of the bulb as red.
  •  Allow to dry completely.
  • Using black acrylic paint make two dots for eyes.
  • Use black marker to draw on smile on Santa’s face.
  • Dip clean paint brush into pink acrylic paint. Dab off excess paint onto newspaper or on paper towel. Gently blotch on the paint for pink cheeks pink cheeks.
  • Use more white paint to touch up Santa’s beard and hat brim.
  • Using hot glue stick on a loop of ribbon or golden cord at the top of the bulb.
  • Hang on Christmas tree!
Cinnamon Ornaments

What You Need:
  • ½  Cup applesauce
  • Cookie cutters
  • ½  cup ground cinnamon
  • Oven
  • Wax paper
  • String/ ribbon 
  • Rolling pin
  • Toothpick/ drinking straw
How To Make
  • Mix applesauce with ground cinnamon and knead well to form dough.
  • Sprinkle some ground cinnamon on a smooth surface. Place the dough between wax paper and roll out.
  • Cut attractive shapes out of the rolled dough with the help of cookie cutters.
  • Make a hole on the upper side of the ornaments with the help of a toothpick. This will serve the purpose of putting in ribbon/ string for hanging.
  • Use drinking straw, if in case you want to make bigger holes in the ornaments.
  • Place the ornaments on an oven tray and bake it at 150 C, till completely dry.
  • Next, slide in the ribbon or a string through the hole and decorate your house by hanging them around.
Paper Christmas Stocking

What You Need
  • Thick brown paper
  • Hole punch
  • Glue
  • Glitters and crayons
  • Pencil , scissors
  • Wool
How To Make
  • On a brown paper, draw a large stocking.
  • Next, cut out two identical shapes of the stocking.
  • Paste together the edges of the two stockings.
  • Don’t glue the top opening.
  • With the help of hole punch, punch holes around the edges.
  • Weave wool in and out of the holes.
  • Leave a loop of wool and tie it in a knot at one end.
  • Decorate the stocking with crayons, glitters, and paper cut outs.