Children creative. Christmas and New Year decoration - GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN

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Children and creativity . Handmade ornaments are perfect for the decoration of a New Year or Christmas tree. Practically they are always made together by the children and their parents, that`s why they are original and dear to all; they create a festive atmosphere at home. Here we`ll show you how to make a cute GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN. This handmade craft from paper won`t be complicated for skilled kids to do.

Children creative. Christmas and New Year decoration - GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN

GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN

To make the garland you`ll need:
3 or 4 sheets of 3A paper, a pencil, tracing, a pen, scissors, colored markers or crayons, Scotch tape, a ruler. Place the paper sheets in a row horizontally, join their long sides between themselves with Scotch. Do the same on the reverse side (1).

Children creative. Christmas and New Year decoration - GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN

From the left edge of the paper measure off 8 cm and fold the sheet vertically (2).

Children creative. Christmas and New Year decoration - GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN

Continue folding the paper accordion style, each time measuring off 8 cm (3). If at the end fewer than 8 cm is left, then simply cut that piece off (4).
Using the drawn here template and tracing transfer the Snowman image on the folded accordion. Check so that the drawing lines couldn`t go beyond the paper edges (5).

Children creative. Christmas and New Year decoration - GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN

Carefully cut the image in the template but don`t cut from all sides; some parts should be left untouched, so that the garland couldn`t fall apart (6). Ask a grown-up for help if you need it.

Children creative. Christmas and New Year decoration - GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN

Unfold the accordeon — you`ll have a row of Snowmen. Draw faces and clothes and color them. You can make the Snowmen the same or different (7).

Children creative. Christmas and New Year decoration - GARLAND from paper SNOWMEN

Ask your parent to hang the garland.
Useful advice — you can cut the garlands of various shapes: as stars, snowflakes, leaves, birds etc.

Comments (1)

Wonderful! And what about thse garlands?

Christmas and the New Year garlands

Christmas and the New Year garlands

Christmas and the New Year garlands
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