DIY Handy Reindeers

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DIY Handy Reindeers are a great way to add some spark and holiday cheer to your home decor. To get started, gather some materials such as wooden logs or branches, screws, nails, and antlers.

Materials needed:
Brown Non-toxic acrylic paint – found at any local craftstore
Card stock paper
Non – toxic Glue
Hole Punch
Red Ribbon
Bobbly eyes
Red, black or pink small pom poms for the nose.  The color is up to you.
*For the ornaments, you’ll need colored pipe cleaners and other embellishments.


  1. Use a thick brown card stock, or simply paint some white card stock with brown paint.
  2. Trace your child’s hand print, and cut out.
  3. Make 2 holes, one at the top to tie the ribbon, and another just above the thumb to tie on the antlers (pipe cleaners).
  4. Decorate as you’d like and have fun celebrating Christmas!

Lastly, place your DIY Handy Reindeers in your home and enjoy the festive vibe they bring. These reindeers also make great gifts for friends and family. Get creative and enjoy this fun holiday project!


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