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. Seven years later, I still have this box of mini clay flower pots. 🙄
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 are a fun way to jazz up Christmas presents.
So 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 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!!
How to make easy christmas ornaments with kids
Give these mini clay flower pots a coat (or three) of acrylic paint.
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).
How to make easy christmas gift tags with 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.
Other Christmas Ideas You May Like:
- DIY felt cactus tree ornaments
- Ugly Christmas sweater turned (cozy and comfy) ugly Christmas skirt
- 5-minute Dollar Store Christmas cookie plate
- Turn thrift store puzzle pieces turned holiday door wreath
- 10-minute felt snowman hair pin for girls
- $2 Christmas poinsettia wreath from plastic tablecloths