This adorable Present and Christmas tree card make the perfect Christmas cards for kids to make! They are also easy to make with our free printable templates. Print off the template and then have kids decorate the cards with paint, crayons, or use cardstock and add pom poms and sequins.

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Christmas Tree Card Craft

Christmas Tree Card and Present Card Craft

You can choose between the Christmas tree card or the present card. Kids can decorate the Christmas tree card if they’d like by adding strings of lights, sequins, pom poms or even their fingerprints. They can also write a special message inside or include a Christmas poem.

To make things easy you can use our free printable template to trace around cardstock for the card design.

Christmas Tree Card Craft for Kids

Here are the Supplies You’ll Need to Make These Christmas Cards

 

Christmas Tree Card

 

Present Card

 

What glue to use: we like to use an extra-strong glue like this one. Just make sure to let it thoroughly dry and press and hold for the glue to take.

TIP: If you currently don’t have any cardstock on hand – this multi-pack  is perfect as it comes in all of the colors you would need for this craft!

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Watch the full tutorial video here!

 

Directions to Make a Christmas Tree and Present Card

Christmas Tree Card

1. Fold a piece of green cardstock and trace around the template so that the top portion of the tree is along the folded part.

Christmas Tree Card Template

2. Then trace around brown cardstock for the tree stump and gold glitter paper for the star.

Glue on two googly eyes, a red pom pom for the nose and the gold star. Glue the brown stump to the inside of the front of the card.

Christmas Tree Card Add Face

3. Draw on a smile with a black sharpie or marker.

Christmas Tree Card Draw Smile

4. Write a message inside your card.

Christmas Card Write Merry Christmas

 

Christmas Tree Card

Present Card

1.  To make the present card, fold over a piece of red cardstock (if you want the card to open up) and then trace around the template with the top part of the present along the folded part. Cut it out.

Cut out the top part of the present on red glitter paper and glue to the top of the card.

Add a red ribbon bow on top.

Present Card Add Bow

2. Glue on 2 googly eyes. Add Googly Eyes to Present Card

3. Draw on a smile with a black sharpie or marker.

Christmas Present Card
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