So let me take you into the world of stars! Enjoy!
How to make Paper Stars
As you know, we are currently a little Paper Crafts mad here at Red Ted Art (check out my new Easy Paper Projects book!!). So I thought starting of with some fun How to make Paper Star post would be a great way to “kick things off”.
In yellow these traditional skandinavian Paper Snowflakes make great Giant Paper Stars too!
Craft Ideas shows us how to make 3d traditional German Paper Stars
Gorgeous Paper Star Gift Boxes via Fun Crafts Kids
More pretty paper star ornaments from Craft & Creativity
Use old magazines or paper left overs to make these cool paper stars by My Poppet (scroll down for a fabric version!).
5 Pointed Paper Stars via Fun Crafts Kids
Simple Paper Star Gift Wrap from Giochi Di Carta for Christmas!
Traditional Tissue Paper Window Stars from Rainy Day Mum
More fantastic 3d Paper Stars from Germany! Visit Gathering Beauty for instructions!
Paper Star Books via Kwerner Design
Cards and Company shows us how to make this second version of the Paper Star Book Ornament.
I love these upcycled cereal box cardboard stars from Grey Luster Girl too!
Go bright and colourful with another fantastic Origami Star Pattern this time by Hugo & Mathilda.
Easy Star Ornaments & Decorations
As mentioned perviously.. the sections I have ordered these crafts into are “fluid” – i.e. a number of the paper star crafts shared above, would work really well in this Star Ornaments section too. Similarly, some of these Star Ornaments would make great preschooler crafts as well. But order I must!! And Handmade Ornaments Ideas is something we love here on Red Ted Art!
Button Star Ornaments – teaching kids to sew
These Felt Stars are part of our Advent Calendar Ideas
Learn how to make simple newspaper stars
Colourful Yarn Wrapped Stars
Stained Glass Star Cookies look amazing and the kids will love them!
Or how about some gorgeous Craft Stick Stars?
Apple Cinnamon Salt Dough over on Fun Crafts Kids
Or how about some lovely Cinnamon Stars by Mom4Real.
U Create Crafts shows us how to make these Twiggy Star Ornaments. So pretty!
Paper Box Quilt Co shows us how to make stars out of fabric scraps!
Star Crafts for Preschoolers
Similarly, if we have a special ornaments section, we simply have to have an area dedicated to Preschooler Crafts. Young children LOVE arts and crafts, they gain so much from participating in craft projects (from fine motor skills, to colour and shape learning, to simply having fun) and yet, their ability limits a little what they can do. Which is why, it is good to get JUST THE RIGHT crafts for them. I hope you like these Preschooler Star Crafts & Ideas!
Easy Salt Dough Stars, should be a Christmas Classic for Preschoolers.
We do love clay Candle Holders! The star shaped ones are so cute!
Practice Fine Motorskills with Hama Bead Stars – they make great ornaments or stick them to Greeting Cards. As the kids get older, they can start making pretty patterns too.
Giant Puffy Stars by Art Bar.
Foil Art Stars by Exploring More (they used a hot glue gun for the lines, but you can wrap some yarn instead too, making it a little more eco friendly)
Gorgeous Play Dough Stars and galaxy with Buggy and Buddy!
Shine Star Cards by Sand in My Toes
Easy Star Suncatchers from Crafts On Sea
Past Shell Stars from Educators Spin on It
No Time for Flashcards shows us how to make star drums with her preschoolers.
Easy Jam Jar Lights by Hodge Podge Crafts
Santa Stars & Other Creative Star Ideas
Finally, a little extra “just for fun section.. where you turn your Star Shape into something new and fun.
Fox Star Cookies via Fun Crafts Kids
Santa Star Ornaments made from Salt Dough are so fun and easy!
Or similarly.. how about some simple Santa Star Cookies?!
More Star Related ideas from Red Ted Art:
Learn about the Constellations with this Constellations Printable Luminary.
I do hope you have been inspired by all the fablous DIY Star ideas shared here.
Find more wonderful Christmas Crafts for Kids here: