Yarn-Embellished Holiday Ornament Card

Get kids crafting to create these cute (and easy!) handmade cards they can mail out to friends and family to spread a little holiday cheer.
Kids' Craft: Yarn Embellished Ornament Card

Kids' Craft: Yarn Embellished Ornament Card

This easy-to-craft card is the perfect way for kids to let grandparents or any distant relatives or friends know that they're thinking of them around the holidays. Just print our free template then embellish with a bit of yarn or twine. Get crafting with our step-by-step instructions on HGTV.com.

©ten22 studio | Rennai Hoefer

ten22 studio | Rennai Hoefer

Materials Needed:

  • white card stock
  • yarn (green, red and brown)
  • tacky glue

Print Templates

Download and print the ornament card template onto white card stock. Use scissors or paper cutter to cut out card design.

Free Printable Christmas Card Template

Free Printable Christmas Card Template

Download and print the ornament card template (http://hgtv.sndimg.com/HGTV/2013/10/29/original_tomkat-studio-Christmas-ornament-and-reindeer-cards.pdf) onto white card stock. Use scissors or paper cutter to cut out card design.

©ten22 studio | Rennai Hoefer

ten22 studio | Rennai Hoefer

Cover Ornaments With Yarn

Apply glue to the first ornament, covering the entire circle. Place the end of the yarn in the center of the glue then wrap yarn in a circular motion, keeping each pass very close to the previous layer so none of the printed design below shows through (Image 1). Continue spiraling yarn until entire ornament is covered (Image 2). Repeat for the red and brown ornaments, using the coordinating color of yarn (Image 3). Score card in center to make folding easier, then fold in half and add a personal holiday message to the card's interior.

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