Blog article entitled Get crafty this Christmas

Get crafty this Christmas

Published: 26/11/2020

With Christmas just around the corner, what better way to get into the Christmas spirit than to do some fun Christmas themed crafting?

With lockdown and the weather turning, the nation has been embracing home craft more than ever before. Crafting is not just a fun activity to fill your free time it's also great for your wellbeing.

a family crafting at a table

Whether it’s personalising a bauble or adding a special handmade touch to a carefully wrapped gift, get some planet friendly inspiration below:

child painting a star ornament

To start, why not take a look at this list of over 55 Easy Christmas Rock Painting Ideas.

Take a look at this homemade snow globe tutorial. Make this craft both planet and purse friendly by using a jar from home instead of putting it into your recycling bin.

3 people crafting at a table

Why not have a go at making your own salt dough Christmas ornaments using this guide. The perfect craft  for rainy winter days.

 

Potato printing wrapping paper can be a fun way to jazz up planet friendly brown paper wrapping. 

A family potato printing wrapping paper

Crating and snacking go hand in hand with this next idea, get inspired to make and decorate your own gingerbread decorations and gingerbread houses.

people building a gingerbread house

Christmas crackers are a must at Christmas so why not have a go at making your own.

Go on a winter walk and gather some materials to make your own natural Christmas decorations this year. A great way to get your steps in and keep the kids entertained.

a man painting reindeer ornaments

If you've got little ones who love to craft why not take a look at these 50+ Christmas Craft Ideas for kids.

a family led on the ground crafting

 

Don't forget to share and tag us in your Christmas crafts we'd love to see them!