INSIDE: How to make Christmas gift tags or Christmas tree ornaments using mini clay flower pots. Great Christmas kids craft idea.
Years ago, I made a springtime flower pot wreath. Which I absolutely love. But I totally over-ordered on the mini terra cotta flower pots. Like seven years later, I still have this box of baby clay flower pots to do something crafty with.
So when the kids were chomping at the bit to paint something, I grabbed a handful of these flower pots and let the kids go to town giving them color. Turns out, these mini clay pots not only make cute Christmas tree ornaments but a fun way to jazz up Christmas presents.
Give the kids a paint brush and have them make their best snowman or Santa Claus…
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How to Make Christmas Gift Tags with Mini Flower Pots
Keep the kids busy this season with easy homemade Christmas tree ornaments or gift “tags”! Check out my DIY fingerprint snowmen gift wrapping – another great kids project!!
easy christmas ornaments for kids to make
Give these mini clay flower pots a coat (or three) of acrylic paint. Outside for sure, inside optional.
With the outside dry, add some festive holiday details like a snowman face, Santa’s belt or some colorful Christmas tree baubles.
how to make christmas ornament or gift tags with mini flower pots
Depending on how these will be used, insert the ribbon through the hole in the pot and knot.
If using as a Christmas tree ornament, ribbon loop will be at top with the ties underside.
If using as a Christmas gift tag decoration, ribbon loop will be underside with the tie at the top (shown above).
christmas ornaments and gift tags painted by kids
It’s kinda like a two-in-one gift with a keepsake mini flower pot “ornament” or gift decoration.
I can see grandma liking this kid-made crafty masterpiece! Make your own (cheap) holiday gift wrapping with these fingerprint snowmen!
How do you get your crew into the holiday crafting spirit? Let me know in the comments.
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