Free printable Christmas crafts make it so easy and affordable to enjoy creative holiday fun with kids.
These 23 ideas and resources are fantastic ways to help your kids create holiday crafts to share with friends and family, as well as keep for special memories.
23 Free Printable Christmas Crafts
Are you looking for fun and easy Christmas crafts for kids (and the whole family)?
Well, I've discovered that free printable Christmas crafts are perfect for simple + creative holiday fun. My boys and I have so many happy holiday memories from our Christmas craft experiences.
Here are 23 festive craft ideas that use free printables, making them a budget-friendly option. These easy DIY projects are perfect for keeping kids entertained while creating memories this holiday season.
1. Paper Snowman Craft: Cute Christmas Decor Your Kids & You Will Love by Rock Your Homeschool
This adorable snowman is so much fun to make! You can use it as holiday decor, table centerpiece, and as a sweet gift ⛄️
2. 3D Paper Christmas Tree by Rock Your Homeschool
Need a quick craft? This 3D Christmas tree is perfect for print-and-go coloring fun 🎄
3. Gingerbread House Coloring Craft by Rock Your Homeschool
This DIY gingerbread house is easy to make and super fun to color. Another print-and-go Christmas activity!
4. Paper Accordion Fold Christmas Tree by A Little Pinch of Perfect
Create a mess-free, adorable accordion-folded Christmas tree with the free template. Decorate with sequins, puff balls, or your own embellishments. Fun way to build fine motor skills, too!
5. Santa's Beard Christmas Countdown Printable by Messy Little Monster
Countdown to Christmas with this Santa Claus Beard Christmas printable. Add a cotton ball to Santa's beard each day until Christmas Eve to get ready for Santa's visit 🎅
6. DIY Christmas Cards for Kids: Cute Crafts of Hot Cocoa Mugs by Rock Your Homeschool
Make a super cool sliding card to spread holiday cheer. This free printable pack helps you create a special hot cocoa mug ☕️ Such a great way to show friends and family that you care!
7. 3 Free Printable Christmas Gift Tags for a Cute & Creative Holiday Touch by Rock Your Homeschool
What do you get when you pair a cute printable gift tag and a candy cane? An awesome Christmas craft!
Use to add a special touch to your presents OR as party favors for classroom or other community event. These printable gift tags give you an easy way to enjoy the festive season with older kids too.
8. DIY 3D Christmas Cards by Country Girl’s Life
Give unique DIY 3D Christmas cards that were made by the kids this year. Use the free printable template to make a homemade card that doesn’t look homemade.
9. Free Printable Reindeer Craft with Accordion Legs by Mama Likes This
Make a fun reindeer craft with kids using this free printable. Kids will love the bouncy accordion legs.
10. Santa’s Cookie Plate Name Craft by Simple Everyday Mom
Engage your kids in a fun and educational activity with this Santa's cookie plate name craft. No baking is required!
11. Free Elf Craft Printable For Learning Names by The Primary Parade
This next free printable is perfect for preschoolers to practice spelling and writing their names. They get to practice their name multiple times, writing on the cute striped leggings the elf is wearing.
12. Christmas Wreath Craft by Two Pink Peonies
Create a festive Christmas wreath with printable ornaments using this simple and mess-free paper plate craft. Perfect for a quick and easy holiday project.
13. Symmetry Christmas Tree Painting by Simply Full of Delight
Teach kids about symmetry with a fun Christmas craft by symmetry Christmas tree painting. Kids will love the surprise once the unique symmetry print is revealed.
14. Countdown To Christmas Printable Craft by Fox Farm Home
Get ready for the Christmas season with an easy and stress-free Countdown to Christmas printable craft that your kids will love! Build up the excitement without the hassle of complicated crafts or activities. Pair it with our free printable Christmas coloring countdown calendar!
15. Elf on the Shelf Craft: FREE Puppet Template by Leaf of Faith Crafting
Pop over and get the free template so kids can create their own elf puppet. They will love making an elf that they can actually hold and play with.
16. Christmas Agamograph Template by Easy Peasy and Fun
Print an agamograph template to get started on this next Christmas craft. Kids will delight in the enchantment of dual perspectives showcasing a reindeer head and a gift box.
17. Handprint Reindeer Craft by Little Ladoo
Make a cute handprint reindeer craft with your kids this holiday season. This blog offers easy-to-follow step-by-step directions, video tutorials, and a free printable crafts template. Create a beautiful keepsake craft that will last beyond the holidays.
18. 3D Paper Christmas Ornaments by Busy Blooming Joy
Craft a beautiful 3D Christmas paper ornament with children using the template. Kids will love getting creative with this project, and you will love the mess-free experience.
19. DIY Cardboard Christmas Tree by Barley & Birch
Be amazed by this eye-popping cardboard Christmas tree. Create abstract ornaments using scraps.
20. Christmas Science Printable: Balancing Elf by Red Ted Art
Turn craft time into a science experiment. Get the free printable activities to create a balancing Christmas elf. Little ones will learn about balance and the center of gravity while having fun!
21. Grinch Dust Recipe with Printable Bag Toppers and Tags by For the Love of Food
Make a new Christmas Eve tradition with this next craft idea. Make Grinch dust using colored sugar and the free printable bag topper. Sprinkle the magic dust in your yard to keep the Grinch away. Super fun activity to enjoy with all your family members!
22. Christmas Activity Booklet Printable by Troubleshooting Motherhood
This Christmas activity booklet printable provides fun activities to keep little ones entertained and happy during Christmas break. From coloring pages to puzzles, this booklet is the perfect way to spread the joy and magic of Christmas. Such a cute way to enjoy simple Christmas activities!
23. Joy Christmas Card by The Best Ideas for Kids
Looking for an effortless Christmas card to create with the kids this holiday season? This Joy Christmas card is the perfect solution! With four different themes to choose from, kids will enjoy coloring and personalizing this card for someone special. Simply print, cut, and color!
Which of These Free Printable Christmas Crafts Will You Enjoy with Your Kids This Year?
Wow! All of these 23 Christmas crafts look amazing!
t's awesome how you can use these free Christmas printables to truly help you enjoy the most wonderful time of the year 😊 Fantastic ideas for free gift tags, printable decorations, holiday cards, Christmas tree ornaments, and more!
I'd love to know which ones you'll be making. Please share in the comment area at the bottom of this post.
Wishing you and your kids a very Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday season!