DIY Christmas Crafts

Christmas Craft

Make holiday giving a gift from the heart with free Christmas crafts and plans that are easy to build and fun for the whole family. Create a candle centerpiece that features an angel or a reindeer flanked by glowing candles.

Make a set of snowflake ornaments with scroll saw designs the youngsters can help sand and paint. Traditional globes and teardrop shapes are easily cut on a lathe, painted and oiled for a rich European look.

Christmas crafts can be customized and painted to blend with any holiday color scheme.

Card caddies, gingerbread puzzles, tree breadboards, scrappy snowmen and log-bodied reindeer are all simple gifts and craft show treasures that will please everyone on your gift list. Signs, pins, ornaments and wall decorations are easy and fast to build for family projects and church fundraisers.