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Simple & Easy Christmas String Art Ornaments for Kids & Adults

Simple & easy Christmas string art for beginners - These pretty designs are made on wood slices using embroidery floss or string and make a perfectly sized Christmas ornament for the Xmas tree. Includes free printable templates and patterns for a star, angel, light, tree, snowflake, and more. Great for children, tweens, teens, and adults.

Christmas String Art for Beginners A couple of months ago, I shared my foibles at learning string art. There are lots of good tips for beginners in that post, so check it out especially if you’re new to the craft. Now that I’ve figured out string art (mostly), I am really into creating little projects, and I decided to do these simple and easy Christmas ornaments with my tween Girl Scout troop. We haven’t done them yet, but I did help both 11-year-old Grace and almost 8-year-old Allie each to make one, and they were both successful, so I have … Read more

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Sequined Snowflake Ornaments that Preschoolers Can Make

Christmas Ornaments Preschoolers Can Make

Back when I was pregnant with Allie and on bedrest, Grace and I made all kinds of Christmas ornament crafts. Grace was 3 1/2 at the time, and I posted them on this page of Christmas Ornaments that Preschoolers Can Make. Last week, I went back through the 31,364 photos in my iPhoto library looking for one from that December, and I found some ornaments that we’d made but I had never posted. So I’m going to post them this week. These are really simple crafts that even a cooperative toddler could make. (I don’t see Allie being cooperative, but Grace … Read more

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Candy Cane Craft for Preschoolers

preschool craft candy canes

Last week, I posted Ornaments to Make With a Preschooler. That post was a huge hit; many of you emailed, Tweeted, and commented that you were going to make some ornaments with your kids. I’m so glad to hear that! Over the weekend, Joe and Grace set up our small Christmas tree in her bedroom. At first, it was just a plain old tree, wrapped in a single string of white lights. Then the ornament-making began. I supplied the materials; Joe and Grace have done the crafting. Their first project was a oldie, tri-bead candy canes. Beaded Candy Canes Materials … Read more

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