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Winter Craft Projects
This winter, take some time during the long, cold, dark evenings for crafting. We have a collection of craft ideas perfect for the cozy season, that includes paper snowflakes, Christmas decorations and even a beautiful paper winter village. So pour a mug of hot cocoa, wrap yourself up in a big, chunky blanket and get crafting.Continue to 2 of 11 below.
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Easy Paper Snowmen Ornaments
Celebrate the winter season with your children by making these adorable paper snowmen. Your kids will love this craft! The snowmen ornaments look complicated but are simply made from paper circles glued together. Hang them from a painted branch, and you will have cute decorations all winter long.Continue to 3 of 11 below.
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DIY Paper Noel Christmas Card
Everyone likes to receive DIY Christmas cards. Give your friends and associates an exceptional handmade card this year. This beautiful greeting card is constructed from kraft paper, an ornamental snowflake and red glitter paper. Your friends will appreciate your thoughtfulness. Free digital die cut files are included with the tutorial.Continue to 4 of 11 below.
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Birchwood Paper Garland
These holiday snowflake decorations are made from a special type of paper. ETC sells precut sheets of birchwood with adhesive backing that can be cut into shapes with a BigShot machine or plotter. Cut out snowflake shapes from the birchwood sheet and attach to string to make a garland. The Christmas tree garland looks impressive and adds rustic beauty to your Christmas tree decorations.Continue to 5 of 11 below.
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3D Paper Snowflakes
The first thought that comes to mind when you think about winter is snow. Make some beautiful 3D snowflakes from paper to mark the season. These lovely paper snowflakes look fabulous when hung in clusters on a painted branch from the ceiling. Make some snowflakes with colors other than white. Snowflake clusters are quite striking when you hang blue, white and silver snowflakes together.Continue to 6 of 11 below.
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Paper Plate Snowman
There will be times this winter when you hear this familiar phrase: "Mom, I'm bored!" Pull out some paper plates, buttons and other craft supplies and make these delightful paper plate snowmen. This craft is easy enough for even your little ones to make successfully. Guaranteed fun for all.Continue to 7 of 11 below.
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Paper Roll Penguin Craft
Sometimes the most beautiful crafts are made from the simplest items. Transform toilet paper tubes into cute little penguins with craft paper, glue and googly eyes. Use the craft as an opportunity for an informal geography lesson and to promote educational discussions with your children. Some interesting penguin facts to get the conversations started: penguins live strictly in the Southern Hemisphere, and cannot fly.Continue to 8 of 11 below.
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Make Your Own Winter Paper Lanterns
Brighten up your long winter evenings with this lovely woodland themed paper lantern craft. Place them on your fireplace mantel, table tops or window sills. They have a lovely glow and add ambiance to your decor. When you are done using them you can fold them flat and store them in an envelope until next year.Continue to 9 of 11 below.
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Paper Cut Winter Village
Make some Christmas memories for your family with this paper cut winter village craft. It is made from plain white cardstock cut on a digital die cutter or by hand if you don't have a machine. The village is three layers deep with glowing electric tea lights in between. You will love this paper craft so much that you will want to make some paper winter villages as gifts for your friends.Continue to 10 of 11 below.
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DIY Paper Christmas Cactus
Paper flowers are a favorite among crafters. This year, why not make a paper Christmas cactus as a gift for your friends that do not have a green thumb. The pretty red and green paper plant will stay beautiful and fresh for a long time. It makes a lovely Christmas decoration and will be a most appreciated gift!Continue to 11 of 11 below.
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Christmas Paper Office Party Decorations
Everyone loves Christmas parties. Most of the time, Christmas party decorations are your standard evergreen wreaths, bunting and Christmas ornaments. Brittany Watson Jepsen from The House That Lars Built does it differently. She decided to have a paper office Christmas party that was adorned with handmade paper decorations using just one ream of paper. This is not your standard Christmas decor, but fabulous nonetheless.