Christmas Cards to Make

Making Christmas cards for friends and family is a great excuse to sit down with your children for a good long crafty session! We've got ideas here for all ages, and enough to keep you busy for a long time. Older children can make some of these easy Christmas cards on an assembly line basis!

See also our Printable Christmas Cards and our Christmas Colouring Cards

Christmas Tree Shapes Cards

Christmas Tree Shapes Cards

These homemade Christmas cards are quick and simple to make but very pretty, need little in the way of supplies, and can be adapted or all age groups.

Cut Out Christmas Cards

Cut Out Christmas Cards

These cut out Christmas cards are simple to make but they look extra special and are sure to be appreciated!

Engraved Foil Card

Engraved Foil Card

Who would have thought that a simple piece of kitchen foil could be turned into such a special Valentine's Day card!

You will need:

Fabric Edged Card

Fabric Edged Card

This card looks very pretty as it comes out of the envelope. Take your cue from the fabric you use as to how to decorate the rest of the card.

You will need:

Fabric Shape Card

Fabric Shape Card

Here's a very quick way to make your own handmade Christmas cards, with a very pretty result!

Glitter Glue Cards

Glitter Glue Cards

Painting with glitter glue is fun, and kids can really let go with their imagination to create these pretty Christmas cards!

You will need:

Card blanks Glitter glue

Glittery Shape Card

Glittery Shape Card

This card can be adjusted so that all ages of kids can produce a really pleasing result and have fun in the making!

Holly Leaf Card

Holly Leaf Card

This is a very quick - but cute - Christmas card for kids to make for friends and family.

Penguin Card

Penguin Card

This penguin card is made with basic construction paper or card supplies, our printable template, and a set of googly eyes! Fun for Christmas or perhaps winter birthdays?

Pompom Christmas Tree

Pompom Christmas Tree

Sarah and Jack made this pompom Christmas tree to give as a Christmas card, but you could use green card rather than paper and make a larger tree to hang or display standing instead.

Ribbon Diecut Card

Ribbon Diecut Card

This ribbon die-cut card is a good "assembly line" card when lots are needed quickly!

Ribbon Picture Card

Ribbon Picture Card

This is a good card if you need something that the children can turn out quickly - even "assembly line" style!

Simple Christmas Cards

Simple Christmas Cards

These simple Christmas cards are made quickly and easily with the help of stickers or buttons and a swift dab of glue! Vary your materials according to the age of the children.

Stripy Christmas Card

Stripy Christmas Card

This homemade Christmas card was thrown together out of the scraps of some of our other cards, but is one of the most effective. Be warned - you will get sticky making this one!

Tinsel Christmas Tree

Tinsel Christmas Tree

This Tinsel Christmas Tree is a fun Christmas craft for kids of all ages. Use it to make a Christmas card or just a Christmas picture.

More Crafty Christmas Fun

Christmas Crafts
Christmas Crafts