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How to Make – Advent Calendar

This is similar to an advent calendar but is for the days following Christmas and gives children something to look forward to after the main event. You will need: 1 750g cereal box 12 small oxo boxes or similar white paper wrapping paper numbers 1-12 glue DSST Open the cereal box and lay flat on […]

October 23, 2013 · kathy · No Comments
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How to Make – Stocking

Trace stocking onto thin card to make a template Cut out stocking from card Tear strips of christmassy paper and glue in place as picture. Cut a white trim for the top of the stocking from plain white paper Punch a hole in top left corner and hang as a decoration or make smaller onto […]

September 28, 2013 · kathy · No Comments
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How to Make – Santa

You will need: small bottle pink paper red fabric white fur and cotton wool black card PVA glue pens scissors Cut a circle of pink paper for face (size depends on size of bottle) and glue onto lid Wrap a piece of red fabric around main part of bottle and trim to fit with join […]

September 28, 2013 · kathy · No Comments
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How to Make – Reindeer

You will need: 1 large puzzle piece 2 smaller puzzle pieces 1 red jewel or sequin 2 joggle eyes glue brown paint (optional) Use the back of the puzzle pieces and paint brown if needed. Using PVA glue attach the two smaller pieces as antlers. Glue a red jewel or sequin onto large piece as […]

September 28, 2013 · kathy · No Comments
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How to Make – Puzzle tree

Paint 10 puzzle pieces green and one brown. Arrange as shown and glue in place Use a large piece painted red for tub Decorate tub with gold trim

September 28, 2013 · kathy · No Comments
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