How to Make a DIY Christmas Wreath Frame with Your Kids

Making a DIY Christmas gift with your kids can be easy. Even better when you get to use some of the boxes your Christmas gifts come in. Making a one of a kind Christmas wreath frame can be done in 25 minutes or less. Your child can not only make this Christmas craft, but it also has their picture on it making it extra special! Make this craft by following the step-by-step instructions and using a few simple supplies and the FREE PRINTABLE template. #EasyHandmadeChristmasGifts #ChristmasGrandkids

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This DIY Christmas wreath frame is simple, fun for kids to make and doesn’t require very many supplies.  Best of all, it is a perfect gift idea for grandparents, aunts, uncles, and other loved ones. 

DIY Christmas Wreath Frame

We have a lot of cardboard boxes lying around our house especially around Christmas.  Instead of getting rid of all those boxes, use one to make a simple and low-mess Christmas craft with your kids.  

This craft can be made in 25 minutes or less.  To help keep your child engaged longer, you can do all of the cutting beforehand and store everything you need in a
bag.  When it is time to make your Christmas wreath frame, all you have to do is grab the bag and create!

This DIY Christmas wreath frame is simple, fun for kids to make and doesn't require very many supplies. Best of all, it is a perfect gift idea for grandparents, aunts, uncles, and other loved ones. This easy Christmas craft for kids is great for fine motor skills practice and helps your child learn to follow directions. You can also set everything up before you need it to make creating a wreath even easier and more fun. #HandmadeChristmasGifts #EasyHomemadeChristmasCrafts #ChristmasCraftsKids

Supplies to make the DIY Christmas Wreath Frame

Supplies for Wreath

Directions to Make a DIY Christmas Wreath Frame

    1. Cut the wreath template out
    2. Cut out the center of the wreath template
    3. Use the permanent marker to trace the wreath template onto the cardboard
    4. Next, cut out the cardboard wreath
    5. Cut the green construction paper into 5 stripsCut into strips
    6. Cut the pipe cleaner in half
    7. Fold 1 piece of the pipe cleaner into a loop and twist at the bottom
    8. Fold the other pipe cleaner piece into a bow
    9. Have your child rip the construction paper into short strips. Rip pieces of paper
    10. Help your child attach the picture onto the back of the wreath
    11. Using the double-sided tape, help your child attach the construction paper strips to the cardboard wreath using the double-sided tape and starting at the outside
    12. Write a message, child’s name, and the date on the back of the cardboard centerBack of wreath
    13. Attach the cardboard center to the back of the picture
    14. Attach the pipe cleaner loop to the back at the top using tape
    15. Attach the pipe cleaner bow to the front using double-sided tapeDIY Christmas Wreath

I hope you enjoyed making this DIY Christmas wreath frame with your kids.  With this craft, you could make a fun DIY Christmas present for someone special in your child’s life, create something fun using a cardboard box,  practice fine motor skills by ripping paper, and you both got to make a memory in the process!! 

Please leave me a comment below and let me know how your wreath turned out.

Looking for even more easy Christmas crafts to entertain your kids?

You can download the directions, templates, and supplies list for this wreath and 4 other Christmas crafts here.

If you would like more than that, you can take a look at these Christmas crafts below.

Looking for some a homemade Christmas craft that can be made for the grandparents? This Christmas wreath is a perfect idea for you to make with your kids. The DIY Christmas wreath makes a simple and unique gift. Using a cardboard box, a few other supplies, and along with the FREE PRINTABLE template, your kids can easily make this Christmas arts and crafts project. This is also a great craft for your young kids to practice fine motor skills. #ChristmasWreath #ChristmasCraftsforChildren

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