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Handprint Christmas Card

For an easy handprint Christmas card idea – try this handprint Christmas tree card! We love that kids can add a personal touch with their own fingerprints as the Christmas lights!

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And if you’re looking for a larger Handprint Christmas Tree to make with your family or students be sure to see this handprint Christmas tree.

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Supplies Needed

Directions to Make a Handprint Christmas Card

1. First fold your green cardstock in half and trace your hand so that the wrist is on the folded part.

Trace Handprint Christmas Tree

2. Cut out your handprint and cut the top tapered in so that it looks like the top of a Christmas tree.

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3. Add your trunk of the Christmas tree by cutting out a rectangle shape from your brown paper.

Glue to the top of your card so that when it opens up the bottom has more space for writing.

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4. Draw on your Christmas tree light strings with black sharpie by making two swirls.

Be sure to space these out enough so that you can fit your fingerprint Christmas lights on them.

Handprint Christmas Tree Card

5. Add 3 spots on each string of lights for where your fingerprints will go with your black sharpie.

Then using green, red and gold paint make your fingerprints!

Handprint Fingerprint Christmas Tree

6. Add a little bit of white paint on top of your fingerprints to give the light bulbs a more realistic look.

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7. Now cut out a large star from your gold foam paper and glue to the top of your Christmas tree.

Fingerprint Handprint Christmas Tree

8. Finally, write your message inside! You can also write a poem inside too.

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These make the cutest Christmas card keepsakes! You can even add some string or ribbon and turn it into an ornament!

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This handprint Christmas Tree would look great as a Christmas centerpiece!

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This Santa handprint card would be such a cute keepsake, and you can even turn it into an ornament too!

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