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    SantasGuidetoEasyChristmasCraftsforKidseBook

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    LetterfromtheEditors

    HappyHolidaysCrafters,

    TheholidayseasonisinfullswingandeveryonesgettinginthespiritwithgreatChristmascrafts.HomemadeChristmasdecorationsandgiftswillbepopularthisyearasoureconomyisstillbouncingbackfromtherecession.Withyourenthusiasmforcrafting,yourkidswillwanttogetinonthefuntoo!OurteamatFaveCraftshasputtogethersomefestiveChristmascraftsforkidsthatcometoushighlyrecommendedbySantahimself.

    HelpyourkidsmakeaspecialcardforGrandmaandGrandpa,orcreateabeautifulgarlandthatwilllookgreatinadoorwayoronthetree.WhenitcomestoChristmasdecorationsandgifts,letyourkidshelpthisyearandyoullbesurprisedhowspiritedyourhomewillfeel.

    MerryChristmas!

    YoucanfindmoreChristmascraftideas,freeknittingpatterns,craftprojectsandextensivedecoratingideasatwww.FaveCrafts.com.

    OureBooks,likeallourcraftprojects,areabsolutelyFREEtomembersofourcraftingcommunity.Pleasefeelfreetosharewithfamilyandfriendsandaskthemtosignupatourwebsiteforourfreeemailnewsletter.

    HappyCrafting,

    TheEditorsofFaveCrafts

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    ChristmasCraftsforKidsTableofContents

    Santas Favorite Ornaments .................... 5

    EasyIcicleOrnamentsforKids.......................5

    FestiveIceSkateOrnaments..........................6

    FeltCheerOrnaments....................................8

    ReindeerOrnament.....................................10

    TieredChristmasTreeOrnament................11

    CandyOrnaments........................................12

    MiniStockingOrnament..............................14

    Cards and Gifts from the Kids .............. 16

    DecoupageFrame........................................16

    SpecialHolidayPocketbook.........................17

    GingerbreadCandyCups..............................19

    CuteBeadedIcicleSwirls.............................20

    GumdropCardHolders................................21

    CandyCaneCard..........................................22

    FrostytheSnowmanStand..........................23

    HolidayFoamFrame....................................24

    Easy to Make Decorations ...................... 25

    FeltChristmasTree......................................25

    SparkleNameStockings...............................26

    ClothespinSantaandRudolph....................27

    QuickGlitterPineCones..............................30

    ElfCandyCaneHolder.................................31

    ChristmasLightsGarland.............................33

    EasyRibbonWreath....................................34

    APairofPineconePlaceSettings................35

    FoamChristmasTree...................................36

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    SantasFavoriteOrnaments

    EasyIcicleOrnamentsforKids

    By:MandyCourtforMaKCCreations

    TheseeasybeadedicicleornamentsareafunandeasycraftforthekidstodothisChristmas.UsecolorfulsequinsandmetallicbeadstomaketheseeasyChristmasornaments.

    Materials:

    Metallic,crystaloropaquebeadsinassortedshapesandsizes

    Metallicpipecleaners Largesequinsofanyshape(Starsin

    Picture)

    Steps:

    1. Threadonelargesequinontothepipecleaner.Foldupabout1/4ofthepipecleanertomakeaknot(sothesequindoesnotslideoff).

    2. Threadonbeadsindesiredpatternuntilyoureachyourdesiredlength.Besuretoleaveabout3ofpipecleaneratthe

    toptomakealoop.

    3. Bendpipecleanerovertojustreachthelastbead.Twisttheendtoholdinplace.Nowyoushouldhavealooptohangyouricicleonthetree.

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    FestiveIceSkateOrnamentsBy:TheNewImageGroup

    MakeaneasyChristmascraftusingfeltandpaperclips.ThesefestiveiceskateornamentsarequickandeasygiftstomakeandwilllookgreatonyourChristmastree.TrythiseasyhomemadeChristmascraftwiththekids.

    Materials:

    Scissors JumboPaperClip CraftGlue 36"of1/8"Ribbon SafetyNeedle SmallSingleHolePunch 19x12SoftFeltSheet FiberFill(optional) Sequins(optional) Glitter(optional) PomPoms(optional)

    Pattern

    Steps:

    1. UsingtheSkateTemplate,cutouttheskatefromyour9x12SoftFeltSheet.

    2. Foldskateshapeinhalf.Slidepaperclip,opensideintobottomoftheskate,

    intothebottomfold.

    3. Gluethesideedgesoftheskatetogether.Donotglueallthewaytothetop.Leaveabout3/4"opensoyouareabletofolddownthetopofyourskate.TIP:Makesuretoavoidgluingthepaperclip.

    4. Placeheavyobjectontheskateuntildry.

    5. Punchholeswithasmallsingleholepunchonrightsideofskatewhereyouhaveglued.

    6. Cut12"oftheribbon.Threadyoursafetyneedleandstartlacingyourskatefromthebottomofthetoeand

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    uptothetopoftheskate.

    7. Cutanother12"ofribbonandbeginlacingyourskate.Startatthetoeusingbothendsofyourribbon(similartolacingupyourshoes).

    8. Doubleknotyourribbonatthetopandtieintoabow.Useasmalldotofgluetokeepyourbowinplace.

    9. Folddownthetopportionoftheskate.Punchasingleholeinthetopleftcorner.Thiswillbethroughfourlayersoffelt.

    10. Pushtheremainingpieceofribbonthroughtheholeforthehanger.Tieinabow.

    OptionalEmbellishments:

    Youcanusefiberfilltostuffyourskatetoaddextradimensiontoit.

    Also,embellishwithglitter,sequins,orpompomstopersonalizeeachdifferentskate.

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    FeltCheerOrnaments

    By:AlleeMarderosianforilovetocreate.com

    Colorfulfeltandholidaystencilsmakehomemadeornamentseasyandfuntocreate.ThewholefamilycanhelpcreatetheseeasyfeltChristmasornaments.

    Materials:

    TulipMultiSurfaceStencil

    OrnamentsSnowflakes

    Tulip3DFashionPaint

    65000White65130TrueRed

    TulipGlamItUp!FashionArtTweezers

    Aleene'sOriginalTackyGlue TulipSoftFabricPaint

    BI15790CrimsonRedBI15799HolidayGreen

    TulipCordlessHeatSettingTool

    TulipGlamItUp!IronOnCrystals23123300ClearPack

    Ruler Papertowels Ribbon:gold,red,silver,blue Wedgemakeupsponge Chalk Thincording:gold,silver Paperplate/foil Scissors Felt:red,green,lightblue,darkblue Largecuporcircularobject4

    diameter

    Instructions:

    1. Placecircularobjectonfeltandusechalktotracetwocircles.Cutout.Repeatonothercolorsoffeltifdesired.

    2. Measureandusechalktomarka4longby1widestripondarkercoloroffelt.Cutout.

    3. Cutdesiredlengthofcordingforornamentloop.SqueezeOriginalTackyGluearoundedgeofonecircle,thencreatealoopwithcordingandpressintoglueontopedgeofcircle.Pressmatchingcircleontopofcordingandglue,aligningedgesofcirclesandsandwichingcordinginbetweencircles.

    4. Gluethedarkfeltstripacrosscenteroftopcircle.Letdry,thentrimedgesofstriptoalignwithcircle.Refertophoto.

    5. Choosedesiredholidaystencilandremovefrompackaging.Peelfrombackingandpressstencilontofeltstriponornament.Runafingeralongallstenciledgestosealfrompaintseepage.

    6. SqueezeapuddleofSoftFabricPaintontopaperplateorfoil.Dabflatendof

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    makeupspongeintopaint,tappingoffexcessonacleanareaofplateorfoil.Dabintostencilopenings.Refertophotoforcolorplacement.Removestencilandletdry.

    7. Startflowof3DFashionPaintonapapertowel,applyinganevenpressureonbottleforasmoothline.UsingTrueRedSlickforredandgreenornamentandWhiteSlickforblueornament,writeoutdesiredwordingonornaments.Refertophoto.Letdry.

    8. UseFashionArtTweezerstoplacecrystalswheredesiredonornaments.AdherecrystalstoornamentswithCordlessHeatSettingTool,followingpackageinstructions.

    9. Useribbontotiebowstoornamentloops.

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    ReindeerOrnament

    By:CousinCorporationofAmerica

    HaveRudolphtherednosedreindeerhangingfromyourChristmastreethisyear.Thiseasyornamentisgreatforkidstohelpoutwith.EasyChristmascraftsarealwaysfunforthewholefamily.

    Materials:

    2wiggleeyes(15mmovalusedonsample)

    16large(18mm)brownstarflakebeads 1small(10mm)redpompom 112inchpieceofgoldtinselstem(or

    pipecleaner) Scissors Ruler Craftglue

    Steps:

    1. Cutthe12inchtinselstemintothreepieces.One8inchpieceandtwo2inchpieces.Setthetwo2inchpiecesasidefornow.

    2. Slip16starflakebeadsontothe8inchtinselstemandslidethemtothecenter.(Seephoto)

    3. Twisttheendsofthetinselstemtogethertoformacircle.Theextratinselstemwillbecometheantlers.Twistthe2piec