50 Awesome Christmas Crafts for Kids

Get in the Christmas spirit with these 50 fun Christmas crafts for kids! We’ve collected our favorite Christmas art activities and crafts for kids to share with you here.

Christmas Crafts for Kids

Christmas Crafts for Kids

Christmas is a great time to do crafts and engage in fun art activities, so we decided to gather up some of our favorite Christmas crafts for kids and share them here for you. This will save you time and stress during the busy holiday season.

With so many fun themes to cover this holiday season, we decided to break up the crafts into sections to help you find the specific Christmas crafts you are looking for.

Christmas Tree Crafts

There are lots of great Christmas tree crafts for kids. It’s hard to narrow it down, but here are 8 ideas that use simple supplies, many of which you probably already have around the house.

Christmas Tree Crafts

Christmas Tree Craft – Fireflies and Mud Pies

Christmas Tree Pasta and Macaroni Craft – The Best Ideas for Kids

Christmas Tree Thumbprint Art Craft – A Dab of Glue Will Do

Paper Plate Christmas Tree Craft – I Heart Crafty Things

Christmas Tree 2

Jeweled Christmas Tree Craft for Kids – Housing a Forest

Colorful 3D Christmas Tree Craft – I Heart Crafty Things

Scrunched Paper Christmas Trees – Crafts on Sea

Paper Christmas Tree Craft – Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls

Candy Cane Crafts

Kids love candy canes and they are such a great theme for your Christmas crafts this holiday season. Check out these fun candy cane craft ideas for the kids!

Candy Cane Collage 1

Beaded Candy Cane Ornament Craft Preschoolers Can Make – Fun-A-Day!

Quick and Easy Paper Candy Canes Craft – Happy Hooligans

Puzzle Candy Cane Ornaments – Things to Share and Remember

Candy Cane Wreath Craft for Christmas – Taming Little Monsters

Candy Cane Christmas Collage 2

Christmas Candy Cane Ice Skate Ornaments – The Soccer Mom Blog

Can You Make a Crystal Candy Cane? (Christmas Science Project) – Go Science Girls

Candy Cane Wreath Craft For Christmas – Crafty Morning

Easy Candy Cane Craft – No Time For Flash Cards

Snowman Crafts

We love a good snowman craft and these ideas don’t disappoint! They are all fun, engaging snowman crafts for kids that are simple to do and utilize basic supplies.

Snowman Collage 1

Melted Snowman Shape Craft Collage

Toilet Paper Roll Snowman Craft – Frugal Fun For Boys and Girls

Melting Snowman Craft – Teaching Mama

Q-Tip Painted Easy Snowman Craft (FREE Template) – Crafts on Sea

Snowman Collage 2

Coffee Filter Crafts for Kids: Coffee Filter Snowman Craft – Look! We’re Learning!

Name Snowman Preschool Craft and Free Printable – Fun-A-Day!

Clothespin Snowman Craft for Kids to Make – Easy Peasy and Fun

Pom pom popper snowman – The Craft Train

Reindeer Crafts

Are you looking for reindeer crafts for the kids? Check out these cute ideas and save time planning.

Reindeer Collage 1

Candy Cane Reindeer

How to Make a Classic Clothespin Reindeer Ornament – Fireflies and Mud Pies

Fun Springy Reindeer Craft For Kids – Kids Craft Room

Handprint Christmas Popsicle Reindeers for Preschool – RedTedArt

Paper Ball Reindeer Craft – Easy Peasy and Fun

Pinecone Reindeer – Homemade Ornaments – Kids Craft Room

Reindeer Craft – A Christmas Papercraft

Yarn Wrapped Craft Stick Reindeer Ornament Craft for Kids – Buggy and Buddy

Gingerbread Crafts

We love doing gingerbread man crafts during the holiday season. These gingerbread crafts for the kids are some of our favorite ideas!

Gingerbread Collage 1

Decorate a Gingerbread Man Art Activity for Kids

Gingerbread Man Paper Bag Puppet Craft [Free Template] – Simple Everyday Mom

Toilet Paper Roll Gingerbread Man Craft – Meaningful Mama

Cardboard Gingerbread Man Craft (template included) – Messy Little Monster

Gingerbread Collage 2

Felt Gingerbread Men Craft – Living Life and Learning

Stuffed Gingerbread Boy & Girl Craft for Kids – Crafty Morning

Pop Up Gingerbread Man Card for 3d Christmas Fun – Red Ted Art – Kids Crafts

Gingerbread Man Puppet Craft and Gingerbread Books – Artsy Momma

Ornament Crafts

Kids really enjoy making ornaments at Christmas time. They make a great gift idea for family and the kids feel so proud to be able to give a homemade gift to those they love. Here are some simple ornament craft ideas for the kids!

Ornament Collage 1

Fill the Ball: Kid-Made Christmas Ornaments

Salt Dough Ornaments – The Best Ideas for Kids

Learn How to Make a Scrap Ribbon Christmas Tree Ornament – Fireflies and Mud Pies

Reading Confetti: Reindeer Ornament – Reading Confetti

Ornament Collage 2

Santa Hat Homemade Christmas Ornament Using Craft Sticks – Buggy and Buddy

How to Make a Snowman Hat Ornament

How to Make Popsicle Stick Snowflake Ornaments – An Easy Tutorial!

Process Art Ornament for Toddlers – I Can each My Child!

Santa Crafts

Santa crafts are always a big hit! Grab some supplies and invite the kids to create with these fun ideas!

Santa Collage 2

Santa Paper Bag Puppet Craft [Free Template]

Paper Cup Santa Craft – Fireflies and Mud Pies

Easy Paint Stick Santa Craft for Kids – Happy Hooligans

Santa Craft for Kids with Printed Beards – Buggy and Buddy

Santa Collage 1

Paper Lantern Santa Craft for Kids – Red Ted Art

Santa Paper Plate Craft – Arty Crafty Kids

Paper Plate Santa Claus – I Heart Crafty Things

Toilet Paper Roll Santa Craft – Crafts on Sea

More Fun Christmas Crafts

One of our favorite and most popular Christmas crafts for the kids is this Christmas sweater collage art activity. Set out some simple supplies and invite the kids to have a blast creating their very own Christmas sweater.

Invitation to decorate a Christmas sweater craft.

Christmas Sweater Collage Craft for Kids

We hope you enjoy these Christmas crafts for kids! We’ll keep updating this page as we create and find new fun holiday art ideas to share here with you.