Easy Christmas Tree Suncatcher That Kids Will Love

Christmas tree suncatcher craft for kids

Merry Christmas! If you’re looking for a last-minute craft that your kids will love, check out this Christmas tree suncatcher. It’s easy to make and perfect for toddlers, preschoolers and older kids. Adults will also have a great time making this craft with the kids. You can choose any color tissue paper to customize your suncatcher. I made sure to include a FREE Christmas tree template for this project. Scroll down to get all the details!

Christmas tree suncatcher

Love this Christmas tree suncatcher craft for kids? Make sure to subscribe via email to stay updated on the latest posts. Also, follow me on FacebookInstagram and Pinterest for more amazing content. This post contains affiliate links. As an Amazon Associate, I’ll earn a commission, at no additional cost to you. This only applies if you click through and make a purchase. Thank you for your support!

Supplies for Christmas Tree Suncatcher

Directions

  1. First, download and print the FREE Christmas tree template then cut. If you have a cutting machine, choose your favorite Christmas tree image in your design space then cut. Set aside.
  2. Next, allow your child to select the tissue paper colors they want to use to make their suncatcher. Then cut the tissue paper into small pieces. If you’re not comfortable with your child using scissors, let them tear the tissue paper by hand.
  3. Cut a piece of clear contact paper that is larger than the Christmas tree then peel off the backing. Carefully place your Christmas tree outline on top of the contact paper. Your child will need help with this step.
  4. Cover the inside of the Christmas tree with the tissue paper pieces.
  5. Carefully peel off the back of another contact paper and place it on top of the Christmas tree, sticky side down. Smooth it out to get rid of any creases or bubbles. Your child may need help with this step.
  6. Finally, cut out the Christmas tree suncatcher. Use double-sided tape to stick to a window or sliding glass door.

I hope you get the opportunity to make this craft with your family. This will make the perfect decoration for your home. Your child can choose to make their suncatcher with the traditional Christmas colors or use colorful tissue paper. Allow them to be creative and have fun.

I had the opportunity to share this Christmas tree suncatcher with the viewers of Daytime TV Tampa. Make sure you check out the segment here. I had a wonderful time with Farron.

Christmas tree suncatcher craft for kids

Watch the video below to see how to make this Christmas tree suncatcher. Make sure to follow me on YouTube for more fun content!

Looking for Christmas crafts or ways to spend quality time with your family? Visit my Pinterest board as well as these fun holiday activities:

Holiday Activities for Families

Torn Paper Christmas Tree Craft

Accordion Folded Christmas Tree

Paper Plate Gingerbread Man

Q-tip Christmas Tree Painting

Symmetry Ornament Painting

Paper Plate Christmas Wreath

Printable Christmas Placemats

Gingerbread Man Art Activity

Cardboard Candy Cane

Christmas Tree Jingle Bells Painting

Scrape Painting Christmas Tree

Christmas Stew Counting Math Game

Candy Cane Water Play Sensory Activity

Grinch Sensory Bin

Dinosaur Christmas Sensory Bin

Free Christmas coloring pages for kids, teens and adults

You may also like