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Total Time 1 hour Ages 5 to 8
 

This year, consider adding a fun twist to your family’s holiday greetings. Send out wishes for a “Merry Mouse Christmas” with homemade cards that feature paper snowmen topped with Mickey ears. Your kids will have fun making them all unique with drawn-on faces and colorful ribbon scarves.  

 

Download Mickey Mouse Snowmen Cards Template

by Cindy Littlefield
 

What you’ll need

  • Mickey Mouse Snowmen Cards template
  • Scissors
  • Scrapbook paper or cardstock (white, black, and brown for the snowmen and additional colors for the cards)
  • Ribbon or thin strips of fabric
  • Glue stick
  • Colored markers
  • Tiny buttons (optional)

 

How to make it

  1. Fold the paper you plan to use for the cards into sizes that will fit into a standard size legal envelope.
  2. Print the template and use the pieces as patterns to cut out a white paper snowman and black paper ears for each card.
  3. Glue the ears to the top of the snowman. Then tie a ribbon or fabric scarf around the neck.
  4. Glue the snowman to the front of the card.
  5. Draw on eyes, a carrot nose, and a mouth.
  6. Glue on a row of tiny buttons or use markers to draw buttons.
  7. Cut out a pair of thin brown paper stick arms and glue them in place.

 

http://spoonful.com/crafts/mickey-mouse-snowmen-cards 

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