Felling festive, planning activities and need ideas for paper plate Christmas crafts? We’ve got a jolly bunch right here.
From Santa Claus to wonderful Christmas trees, you’ll find more projects that you will ever need.
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From super simple crafts toddlers will be able to do, to ones that focus on fine motor skills best for preschoolers to pure Christmas paper plate arts and crafts ideas for kindergarteners and older kids.
Ready to craft? Browse these Christmas crafts using paper plates!
Christmas Tree Paper Plate Crafts
We love making little Christmas paper plate trees, either to place on the table or to hang from the ceiling, this frugal little trees will be a delight for little hands.
Starting off, we have our cone shaped trees, with a little help, these are perfect for toddlers and preschoolers to make! Let the kids do the painting, you make the cone, and have them decorate the little trees with age appropriate decorations.
For toddlers it can be torn tissue paper and large pom poms they can easily dip into glue and stick to the tree, while older kids can handle smaller decorations (small pom poms, gemstones, yarn…).
Check how we did these paper plate Christmas trees here.
Another wonderful paper plate Christmas craft
This one will turn into the most wonderful kid made decoration ever! You can make the ornaments on your own or print our template.
See how we made ours and grab the template
We just know this twirling tree will look amazing if you decorate the ornaments with glitter.
Paper Plate Santa
We love making paper plate Santas! It doesn’t get any more festive than this now does it?
See how we made this paper plate Santa Claus craft here.
Or maybe it can? How about these funky looking little paper plate Christmas hats?
Rudolph The Reindeer
As you figured out by now, the possibilities with crafts made using paper plates are endless!
You can make all the animals from the animal kingdom and reindeer are no exception.
To make a Christmasy version don’t forget to add a red nose to your reindeer paper plate craft.
When you think about Christmas characters, snowmen usually snick in too (as well as merry penguins, so we’ll get to those in a bit).
This sparkling snowman paper plate craft is perfect to make for Christmas, as it will add to the Xmas magic with it’s sparkle.
The Wobbly Penguins
See how to make these wobble penguins here
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