3 DIY| Paper Strip Christmas Craft

Paper Strips Snowman Craft

Christmas Craft with Paper Strips

In today’s post: Use up some of that scrapbook paper making these pretty paper strip ornaments! Easy paper strip Christmas ornaments kids can make!

Paper Strips Santa Claus Craft

Paper Santa Claus Materials:

  • White and red paper
  • Yellow and blue paper
  • White pompon
  • Glue, scissors, pencil, ruler

How to Make a Santa Claus Craft with Paper Strips:

1. Start by cutting strips of paper (photo 2).

Paper Strips Santa Claus Craft

2. Find the center of the paper stripes, do not press hard (photo 3). In this center we will glue the strips.

3. Now assemble the paper balls (photo 4-10).

Paper Strips Santa Claus Craft

4. Glue together two balls (photo 11).

Paper Strips Santa Claus Craft

5. Cut out the details, the nose, forehead, mustache and beard (photo 12).

6. Draw on or stick on all the details, the eyes, nose, mustache and beard (photo 13-14).

Paper Strips Santa Claus Craft

7. Make and glue your hands (photo 15).

Paper Strips Reindeer Craft

Paper Reindeer Materials:

  • Brown and red paper
  • Pipe cleaners
  • Glue, scissors, pencil, ruler

How to Make a Reindeer Craft with Paper Strips:

1. Start by cutting strips of paper (photo 2).

Paper Strips Reindeer Craft

2. Find the center of the paper stripes, do not press hard (photo 3). In this center we will glue the strips.

3. Now assemble the paper balls (photo 4-9).

Paper Strips Reindeer Craft

4. Cut out the details, the nose and horns (photo 10).

5. Draw on or stick on all the details, the eyes, nose and horns (photo 11).

Paper Strips Reindeer Craft

6. Glue together two balls (photo 12). Wrap the pipe cleaner around the ball below the head and twist a few times to secure.

Paper Strips Snowman Craft

Paper Snowman Materials:

  • 2 Sheets of white paper (plain print paper will do although construction paper will work best)
  • Paper in any other color (and a bit for orange nose, can also be drawn)
  • Black marker
  • Glue, scissors
  • Optional – buttons, pipe cleaners, sequin

How to Make a Snowman Craft with Paper Strips

1. Start by cutting strips of paper (photo 1).

Paper Strips Snowman Craft

2. Now assemble the paper balls (photo 4-9).

Paper Strips Snowman Craft

3. Draw on or stick on all the details, the eyes, nose and buttons (photo 10-11).

Paper Strips Snowman Craft

4. Place the plate over the red paper and with the pencil, trace a circle. Cut out your circle and then cut it in half (photo 12).

5. Roll your half circle into a cone and secure it with double-sided tape or glue.

6. Make pipe cleaner earmuffs – twist the end into a snail like curl. Measure your ball to see how much you need to “go across your snowman” and then twist the other end into another ear muff. Cut any excess off.