Make a Nutcracker Ornament with Us!

Clara Marie receives a Nutcracker for the holidays - and today we're making our own Nutcracker ornaments for our holiday trees!
Creative Clubhouse KIDS

What You’ll Need​

  • Two Pieces of Construction Paper
  • A Sheet of White Paper
  • A Pipe Cleaner
  • Crayons
  • A Pencil
  • Tape or Glue
  • Safety Scissors

What To Do

  1. Draw a head, beard, side burns, and a hat for your nutcracker
  2. Cut out each of the shapes you drew
    If you do not have safety scissors, make sure a grownup helps you!
  3. Make a face for your nutcracker on the circle, create a design on the hat, and add teeth to his beard
  4. Tape or glue the side burns, beard, and hat onto your Nutcracker
  5. Use some tape to attach your pipe cleaner to the back so you can hang it up!

And now you have your Nutcracker Ornament!


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