Paper Holiday Ornaments ~ Christmas Crafts for Kids


Our printable template makes adorable paper holiday ornaments. It’s a great Christmas craft for kids that they’ll be excited to create!
Our printable template makes adorable paper holiday ornaments. It's a great Christmas craft for kids that they'll be excited to create!

Paper Holiday Ornaments

We love making ornaments as one of our family traditions. Are you making ornaments with your kids this year? You are going to love how easy these are to make! We have created a template to help you create tons of decorations to hang on your tree and to pass around this year! There are so many ways to create using this template. Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable.Today we are sharing with your 3 ideas to create paper Christmas ornaments with your kids. You can see a sneak peek of the rest of these ornaments at the end of the post!

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Supplies to craft with our Christmas template:

  • Template.
  • Scissors.
  • Glue Stick.
  • Hole Punch.
  • Decorative Materials:
    • Design One: Ribbon & White Glue.
    • Design Two: Yarn/String & White Glue.
    • Design 3: Tissue Paper.

How to create ornaments with paper:

Print off your templates and cut out a circle and shape for each craft. If you are creating the tissue paper ornament you will need to cut 2 template shapes that match. Use the guide in the middle of your selected shape to make a quick snip then cut out the rest. Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable.Once you have everything cut out, you’re ready to get started!Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable.

String Art Ornament:

Cover your circle with a layer of glue. Then start adding yarn or string until you cover the circle.Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable. Place to the side and allow to dry!

Ribbon Ornament:

Add a good amount of white glue onto the full circle side of your ornament. Then place your ribbons one line at a time until you cover the whole circle. Just like we did above with the yarn. It is OK for them to hang over the edges! Place to the side and let dry.

Tissue Paper Ornament:

For this ornament, you will need 2 matching shape templates. Both with the shape removed. Cut some tissue paper into thin strips. Use a glue stick around the edge of the shape.Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable. Add the tissue paper until the whole shape is covered. Allow the glue to dry.

Related Craft: See what other ornaments we made with these templates!

Completing your holiday ornaments:

Attach the top half of your ornament, ink side down, with a glue stick or white glue.Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable. Then trim your edges. Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable.Next, punch a hole near the top. Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable.Last, add some yarn or string and your paper holiday ornaments are ready to hang on the tree!Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable.Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable. Grab our template and create these fun Christmas tree decorations. These are just 3 of the easy crafts we created with this printable.Don’t forget to add the date to the back!

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There are so many more ways you can design these ornaments. See a few more in this quick video!

Check out the other fun creations we made with this simple template!Looking for an amazing classroom Christmas craft? Grab our template and choose from the many ways to create! Parents will love getting these holiday ornaments!