The holiday season is prime for crafting. With so much inspiration out there, it’s so much fun to make Christmas crafts for toddlers and let their imagination run wild!

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Putting together easy Christmas crafts for toddlers is seriously one of my favorite things ever! Seriously, is there anything cuter than a child pouring their heart into their craft and then proudly displaying their work of art?

There are tons of easy crafts and projects for Christmas that your child is going to love to make. Whether you are planning to make Christmas crafts with your child or a large group of children for school or daycare, you will end up making memories that will last forever.

The kids can even make these craft ideas and give them as Christmas gifts to friends, family, or neighbors. I just know that once you check out these ideas that I’ve collected, you’ll be inspired to put together some crafts with your toddler!

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Christmas Crafts For Toddlers Your Kids Will Love

Part of the fun of the holiday season is enjoying the craft projects that toddlers create. Check out this collection of Christmas crafts for toddlers age 2-3 and have fun crafting this season!

Pro Tip: I love to have some hot cocoa, candy canes, and other quick treats so we can snack while we work. Adding some Christmas music makes the experience even more meaningful.

Homemade Snowflake with Beads

All you need is some pipe cleaners, scissors, and beads to make these beautiful snowflake ornaments.

Homemade Snowflake Ornaments With Beads
These homemade snowflake ornaments with beads are a such fun Christmas crafts for kids. Get into the holiday spirit with fun DIY snowflake crafts for kids!
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Baked Cinnamon Christmas Ornaments

The options are endless as to what you can make with these cinnamon cookie Christmas ornaments.

Cinnamon Cookie Christmas Ornaments
These Christmas ornaments are super simple to make and use just 3 ingredients! They are a perfect craft to do with little ones.
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Wood Slice Snowman Ornaments

Everyone needs these adorable wood slice snowmen ornaments in their lives. They are so simple to put together, and your kids will be smiling from ear to ear when they see the finished product.

Wood Slice Snowman Ornaments
These rustic wood slice snowman ornaments are adorable kid-made decorations or Christmas gifts! Durable and made to last for years to come.
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Christmas Stocking Pop-Up Card

This Christmas stocking pop-up card is adorable and makes a beautiful gift for teachers, grandparents, or anyone else your child wants to make one for.

Christmas Stocking Pop-up Card (with VIDEO)
Guaranteed to spread Christmas cheer!! These Christmas Stocking Pop-Up Cards are such a cute kid-made keepsake gift to make in the classroom or at home.
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Snowflake Inspired by Frozen

These Frozen inspired snowflakes are almost effortless, and the result is terrific! You can make many of them and decorate your tree, and it won’t break the bank.

Snowflake Ornament Inspired by Frozen
An easy to make snowflake ornament inspired by Frozen. Make this ornament with your kids in 3 steps!
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Christmas Tree Garland Craft

This precious Christmas tree garland is fantastic for adding to your fireplace mantle, above doorways, or to your tree.

DIY Christmas Tree Garland Kids Can Make
Garland with Christmas Trees?! Yes, Please! One of my favorite parts of Christmas is creating crafts with the kids!
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Christmas Toilet Paper Roll Crafts

There are lots of ways to repurpose items you have laying around the house like these cute Christmas toilet paper roll crafts.

Christmas Toilet Paper Roll Crafts
These Christmas toilet paper roll crafts are so easy and fun to make! Make a snowman, Santa, elf and reindeer toilet paper craft.
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Handprint Angel Christmas Card

If you are looking for a sweet gift, you should take a peek at this handprint angel Christmas card. You only need four supplies and some eager artists to complete it.

Handprint Angel Christmas Card
Spread good tidings with this adorable kid-made Handprint Angel Christmas Card! Easy keepsake kids paper craft using simple supplies.
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Gingerbread Puffy Paint

Your kids will love painting with this gingerbread puffy paint because it is so fun. Most of the items needed to make this paint are probably already laying around your home!

Gingerbread Puffy Paint u22c6 Sugar, Spice and Glitter
A deliciously scented Gingerbread Puffy Paint is the perfect Christmas craft-meets-sensory activity. Use it to make puffy gingerbread men or gingerbread houses that smell just like the real thing!
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Santa Christmas Craft for Toddlers

By using simple materials, your children will have a crazy amount of fun putting together this Santa Christmas craft!

Santa Christmas Craft for Toddlers
Weu2019ve been super crafty lately as Christmas has brought out the artistic side. My toddler couldn’t want to make this craft, and I love how it turned out!
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Simple Sticker Ornaments

No mess and no fuss sticker Christmas ornaments are a wonderful craft project of toddlers! The decorations are quick to make and clean up is a snap!

Simple Sticker Ornaments
Rhinestone stickers, ribbon, tinsel pipe cleaners, and plain plastic bulbs are thatu2019s needed to create easy Christmas sticker ornaments. #kidscraft
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Salt Dough Handprint Ornaments

One of my favorite projects to make is these salt dough Santa handprints. You can look back over the years and see how much your child has grown.

Santa Salt Dough Handprint Ornaments & Easy Salt Dough Recipe
Use our easy salt dough recipe to make some adorable Santa salt dough handprint ornaments to treasure forever! What a great first Christmas craft for babies this handprint Santa craft is!!
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Christmas Countdown for Toddlers

Adorable snowman Christmas countdown craft not only looks cute, but it is a great way to start teaching toddlers about the concept of time.

Snowman Christmas Countdown Craft
Get excited for Christmas with this Christmas Countdown Calendar kids can make. This snowman advent calendar will let kids know exactly how many days are there until Christmas.
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Jingle Bell Wreath Ornament Craft

Children love things that they can make sounds with, and they will be thrilled to make these jingle bell wreath ornaments. Play some Christmas music, and you will have a craft party!

Jingle Bell Wreath Ornament
This Jingle Bell Wreath Ornament is an easy craft for kids to make. It uses only a few supplies and makes a pretty jingling sound.
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Christmas Tic Tac Toe Board Game

Everyone loves a good game of tic tac toe, and this Christmas craft is sure to impress all the little kids. They will enjoy putting it together and playing the game too.

DIY Christmas Tic Tac Toe Board Game Craft
This DIY Christmas Tic Tac Toe board is an easy to make holiday craft perfect for the kids to make as homemade gifts for their classmates and friends.
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Finger Painted Christmas Ornaments

If you are looking for something simple that adds some color to your tree, you should see these ornaments because they are so vibrant and fun.

Christmas Ornament that Toddlers Can Help Make
This is a fun craft that will yield unique results that you'll treasure for years to come!
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Salt Dough Ornaments Christmas Craft for Toddlers

Toddlers will have a jolly good time making these salt dough ornaments, and your tree will be decorated beautifully.

Salt Dough Ornament Recipe
This salt dough ornament recipe is so easy to make! Make the best salt dough ornaments with these great tips for how to make salt dough.
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Elf On The Shelf Paper Plate Craft

Elf on the Shelf next to an Elf on the Shelf paper plate craft.

This is perfect for any child who likes Elf on the Shelf! Plus, paper plate crafts are great for indulging in Christmas cheer while allowing your child to be artistic (with minimal help from you!). 

Elf on The Shelf Paper Plate Craft
This is one of the cutest paper plate crafts for kids! Use inexpensive supplies to create an Elf on the Shelf Christmas craft that will bring cheer to all!
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Reindeer Thumbprint Ornament

These delightful reindeer thumbprint ornaments are fantastic because you will be able to look back and see how little your child’s thumb used to be. Plus, your kiddo will love getting a bit dirty while playing with the paint!

Reindeer Thumbprint Ornaments
Try these fun and personalized Reindeer Thumbprint Ornaments for the holidays. They are perfect for family gifts to grandparents.
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There you go! I hope you saw something you love on this list of 19 different ideas for Christmas crafts for toddlers. There are some really creative and cute ideas here! Happy crafting!

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