Low prep DIY Christmas crafts for kids to make with their families. Includes handmade ornaments, a snowman, with handprints, and more. Santa craft includes a free printable for kid friendly advent calendar. #holidays #holidaycrafts #kidsactivities #kidscrafts #craftsforkids #craftideas
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Easy Christmas Crafts For Kids and Toddlers

 

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Easy Christmas Crafts for Kids and Toddlers- It’s time to get the kids in the Christmas spirit! Christmas is all about spending time as a family together.

What better way to do that than these easy Christmas craft ideas?

There’s nothing more magical than watching your toddler’s face light up when they finish creating Santa or a tree with these homemade Christmas crafts for kids.

It may not look perfect, but it’s their creation, which is everything to them.

Here are 11 DIY kid-friendly Christmas crafts to make with your 1-year-old, 2-year-old, or even 3-year-old and up. It’s time to make it a Pinterest toddler Christmas!

 
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Salt Dough Handprint Ornament from The Best Ideas for Kids

The perfect preschool Christmas ornament craft! There’s something about sentimental crafts that make glitter worth it. Make it a toddler’s Christmas every Christmas with their handprint to hang on the tree.

The kids will love making the craft and you will love keeping it for years to come.

 

Low prep DIY Christmas crafts for kids to make with their families. Includes handmade ornaments, a snowman, with handprints, and more. Santa craft includes a free printable for kid friendly advent calendar. #holidays #holidaycrafts #kidsactivities #kidscrafts #craftsforkids #craftideas

No-Mess Gingerbread Suncatcher Ornament from Teaching 2 and 3 Year Olds

This gingerbread children’s Christmas tree decoration is such an easy way to let your child be creative this holiday. They can pick the colors, the buttons, and any other decorations in this craft.

And guess what? There’s no mess. Yep, no glue or glitter is needed, which means quick clean up for us busy moms.

 

Low prep DIY Christmas crafts for kids to make with their families. Includes handmade ornaments, a snowman, with handprints, and more. Santa craft includes a free printable for kid friendly advent calendar. #holidays #holidaycrafts #kidsactivities #kidscrafts #craftsforkids #craftideas

Fluffy Paper Plate Snowman from Stay at Home Educator.

What child doesn’t love being out in the snow building snowmen? Unfortunately, not everyone gets snow this time of year to experience it.

That’s where homemade Christmas crafts for kids comes into play to teach them all about snowmen! It’s a craft that doesn’t show many imperfections, meaning something you can display as Christmas decor.

 

Low prep DIY Christmas crafts for kids to make with their families. Includes handmade ornaments, a snowman, with handprints, and more. Santa craft includes a free printable for kid friendly advent calendar. #holidays #holidaycrafts #kidsactivities #kidscrafts #craftsforkids #craftideas

 

 

Simple fun and creative DIY Christmas art for toddlers and children to make at school, preschool, at home, or at church. These are perfect quick Christmas crafts for toddlers and kids ages 2 years old and up. Snowman, Santa, ornaments, gingerbread, and more! #snowmancrafts #christmascrafts #christmas #toddler #kidsactivities

Polar Express Jingle Bell Craft from Cookies, Coffee, and Crafts

Bells are fun to play with on their own, but did you know they are great to use in crafts too?

In this easy to make Christmas craft, your toddler will use a bell to help them paint a train cut out (or any holiday-related cut out).

 

Simple fun and creative DIY Christmas art for toddlers and children to make at school, preschool, at home, or at church. These are perfect quick Christmas crafts for toddlers and kids ages 2 years old and up. Snowman, Santa, ornaments, gingerbread, and more! #snowmancrafts #christmascrafts #christmas #toddler #kidsactivities

Lacing Ornaments from Cutesy Crafts

Do you want to know what’s better than a homemade Christmas craft? One that also provides an educational aspect.

Lacing is a great way to teach toddlers fine motor skills and can be found in toys and games like these from Amazon.

Children will love putting together a fun craft and not even know they are learning along the way!

 

Simple fun and creative DIY Christmas art for toddlers and children to make at school, preschool, at home, or at church. These are perfect quick Christmas crafts for toddlers and kids ages 2 years old and up. Snowman, Santa, ornaments, gingerbread, and more! #snowmancrafts #christmascrafts #christmas #toddler #kidsactivities

5 Minute Santa DIY Advent Calendar from We’re Parents

Toddlers have a very short attention span and this DIY Christmas craft for kids is perfect for that! Each day they will place a cotton ball on Santa’s beard until it is full. Then it’s Christmas Day!

Head on over to the website for a free printable of Santa to make this one even more simple to make.

 

 

Simple fun and creative DIY Christmas art for toddlers and children to make at school, preschool, at home, or at church. These are perfect quick Christmas crafts for toddlers and kids ages 2 years old and up. Snowman, Santa, ornaments, gingerbread, and more! #snowmancrafts #christmascrafts #christmas #toddler #kidsactivities

 

Simple fun and creative DIY Christmas art for toddlers and children to make at school, preschool, at home, or at church. These are perfect quick Christmas crafts for toddlers and kids ages 2 years old and up. Snowman, Santa, ornaments, gingerbread, and more! #snowmancrafts #christmascrafts #christmas #toddler #kidsactivities

Paper Ornament Craft from Glitter on a Dime

Here’s another easy Christmas craft to make with some imagination. Hand over all the supplies mentioned and let your child run wild.

This one is perfect for toddlers as young as 1-year-old and is still fun for those out of preschool.

 

Christmas Paper Plate Crafts

Paper Plate Santa, Snowman, and Rudolph from Crafts by Amanda

This is a very fun and cute Christmas craft for toddlers. It includes step-by-step tutorials on how to create each of the 3 paper plate options. You can choose from Rudolph, Santa, or a snowman!

 

 

Low prep DIY Christmas crafts for kids to make with their families. Includes handmade ornaments, a snowman, with handprints, and more. Santa craft includes a free printable for kid friendly advent calendar. #holidays #holidaycrafts #kidsactivities #kidscrafts #craftsforkids #craftideas

 

Ornament Christmas Art for Toddlers

Masking Tape Art Christmas Ornament from The Joy of Sharing

An easy ornament made entirely by the kids. It’s a low-prep Christmas art activity and they’re going to have so much fun making this craft, you may want to make 2 or 3 more!

 

Christmas elf for toddlers age 2-3

DIY Elf Kids Craft from Artsy Fartsy Mama

I don’t know what it is about toddlers loving their face on everything, but this craft is perfect for them. My daughter constantly wants to watch videos of herself, so here’s a way to make her into a Christmas elf!

 

Christmas Wreath Craft for Toddlers

Christmas Wreath Craft for Toddlers by Crafts on Sea

An easy Christmas craft for toddlers age 2-3. This Christmas wreath is made with tissue paper, so your little ones can be extra creative on their own.

 

Salt Christmas Craft for ToddlersChristmas Salt Painting for Kids from Natural Beach Living

A simple Christmas art for toddlers. Your preschooler will learn how to trace while being creative with this cool salt art project.

 

Stocking Christmas art for toddlers

Paper Plate Christmas Stocking Craft from Rainy Day Mum

This easy Christmas craft for toddlers age 2-3 is a fun 2-part craft. That’s perfect for toddlers since they don’t have the longest attention span.

Create the stocking now and then decorate it after naptime to have a whole day of fun Christmas art.

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