How to Make a Paper Christmas Tree from a Stencil

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Have you ever though that at Christmas time, your house needed some festive seasoning?Well, why not make some cute little Christmas trees? There simple and made out of the the things that everyone has lying around the house. They'll also bring some compliments about your creative genius with them.

Steps

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    Trace a stencil or draw the shape of a Christmas tree onto the paper. Make sure you leave half of the paper.
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    Cut out the tree shape.
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    On the other half of the paper, use the already cut out tree and trace onto the paper. Cut it out.
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    Find the EXACT CENTER of each shape and mark it. On one tree, make a line from that shape upwards, and on the other one, make a line downward. Cut over the line.
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    (optional) Decorate your tree now with whatever you like ( bits of tinsel, beads, buttons).
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    Slide the slits in the paper to stand together until you have, what looks like a tree.

Printable Template

Christmas Tree Template

Tips

  • Make sure your tree has a flat bottom
  • If you want, use other shapes instead of trees, like presents
  • avoid decorating with heavy items ad this could make the paper floppy

Things You'll Need

  • A piece of coloured, stiff paper
  • Scissors
  • Any other decoration materials

Article Info

Categories: Christmas Decorations