15 Christmas Crafts For Kids (Homemade Christmas Ornaments)

We have been blogging about the holidays since 2009. Even though the kids are getting older we have been sharing Christmas crafts for kids every year. Today we thought we would compile our favorite Christmas Crafts For Kids over the past few years.

You can find them in one place where you can easily pin when you are ready to start your holiday crafts with our without your kids. We would also love to share your Christmas craft ideas if you would like to email us we will feature them in this post with a link to your blog!

christmas crafts for kids

How to Make Cork Ornaments:  

Have some extra wine corks laying around the house this time of year? Here are two fun cork ornament ideas for the tree. Feel free to decorate your holiday table with corks too. 

A grape cork ornament is a perfect gift for the wine-loving person on your holiday list. 

cork ornament 15 Christmas Crafts For Kids (Homemade Christmas Ornaments)

Christmas Crafts For Kids (Homemade Christmas Ornaments)

The kids will have fun with these snowmen cork ornaments.  I have also attached them to bottles of wine for gift giving. 

snowman cork ornaments 15 Christmas Crafts For Kids (Homemade Christmas Ornaments)

Homemade Ornaments using Plastic Ball Ornaments


Plastic ball ornaments are super inexpensive, especially if you bought them after the holiday last year. Create these adorable cupcake ornaments as party favors for your next Christmas party. 


Cupcake Ornament

Cupcake Ornament


Salt Dough Ornaments

Salt dough ornaments are classic. Instead of the kids making these, imprint your pup or cat’s paw for a long lasting memory. 


how to make Christmas ornaments out of salt dough

Salt Dough Ornaments


Every stocking or gift can be adorned with these simple Santa Clause ornaments.  These ornaments take less than 30 minutes to make but will surely put a smile on someone’s face. 


christmas ornament making personalized santa letter ornaments

Santa letter ornaments


DIY Ornaments using Tea Lights

Buy some inexpensive tea lights and transform them into fun ornaments that also can be made in bulk and given out as party favors. Which tea light ornament is your favorite? 


tea light christmas ornament making 15 Christmas Crafts For Kids (Homemade Christmas Ornaments)

tea light Christmas ornament


Who doesn’t love candy? These initial ornaments can be used as place cards on your holiday table.


Candy filled ornamnet

Candy filled ornament


Buy an extra bag of mints and create these adorable mint ornaments.  The kids can help you place the candies in the molds and watch as they are amazed as the shapes appear. 


holiday ornament out of peppermints

holiday ornament out of peppermints

Each year make an ornament out of your kids school pictures.  It is inexpensive and a great way to remember your child each year. This makes a great class project too. 


Easy Kids ornament crafts


Here is another post of kids Christmas crafts and ornaments the kids have made throughout the years. 


diy Kids ornaments

DIY kids ornaments


Now that you have seen what we have made over the years, what type of Christmas crafts do you make? Don’t forget to send in links and we can post them here too. 

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