Christmas crafts for kids

Not sure how to keep the little ones entertained now that school has closed for the year? We’ve put together some great ideas for crafts to do with your kids this festive season! Christmas cookies Icing Christmas cookies is a super fun activity that allows kids to express their creativity…and then have a snack afterwards! Even putting together the dough and cutting out shapes with cookie cutters (with adult supervision) is something that kids will love. Painted wrapping paper By using some regular paper and acrylic paint, you and your kids can create some beautiful and unique wrapping paper to use for wrapping up gifts this festive season. Another great thing about this craft is that its practical and results in a personal, thoughtful touch to your Christmas presents. Salt dough ornaments Salt dough ornaments are eco-friendly and easy to make. To make salt dough, simply mix together 1 cup of salt, 4 cups of flour and 1 and a half cups of warm water (adjusting the ingredient ratios depending on how much dough you need). Once you have formed the dough into your desired shapes, bake it at 150°C for about an hour (or until dry). DIY Christmas cards … Continue reading Christmas crafts for kids