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Snowflake Crafts

No two snowflakes are exactly the same!  And neither are homemade versions.  Spend some time creating your own snowflakes with these craft ideas.  Compare them to those created by your family members and use them all to add seasonal decorations to your home! 

 

Paper Snowflakes

Paper Snowflakes

Supplies Needed:

Square piece of Paper
Scissors
Printable Templates ** - optional

Instructions:

1) Make a triangle with the paper by folding it in half
2) Fold the triangle in half again by joining the pointed corners
3) Fold the triangle in thirds by overlapping the lefthand point over the triangle and repeat with rigthhand point
4) Holding the paper with the single pointed end down, make one cut at an angle to take off both top points
5) Cut out various shapes from the folded edges without cutting all the way across
6) Gently unfold the paper to reveal your unique snowflake

** Search the internet for printable templates


Salt Snowflakes

Salt Snowflake

Supplies Needed:

Printable Snowflake on cardstock
*Use the link below or draw your own
Glue                         
Salt
Scissors
Crayons

Instructions:

1) Print the snowflake Template
2) Trace the snowflake outline with glue
3) Sprinkle salt on glue
4) Shake off the excess salt 
5) Cut the snowflake out or color the space around it