Easy Snowman Door Decor

This is another easy and fun craft with the kids! It teaches shapes and colors and enhances their motor skills.

Everything I used in this project are materials that I already have in my pantry- coffee filters, string, scissors, black construction paper or black plastic table cloth, orange paper and leftover wrapper.

First, I made the snowflakes. I folded 2 coffee filters 3x like in the picture.

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Then I cut both sides with triangles, diamonds and circles. You can cut the top too. Repeat the same procedure with different shapes 10x.

So now, I have 10 different shapes of snowflakes with 2 snowflakes of the same shape. I put some glue at the back of one snowflake, attach the string in the middle and stick the other coffee filter of the same shape to the one with glue.

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Next, my son and I draw and cut some circles from an old black plastic table cloth. You can also use black construction paper. We made a total of 11 circles.

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Then we cut a rectangle (around 2 inches in height and the size of the door in length). We also cut a triangle from the orange paper.

We put tape at the back of each circle, the orange triangle and the wrapping paper. Then we stick it to our interior front door: 2 black circles for the eyes, orange paper for the nose, 5 circles for the mouth, the wrapping paper for the scarf and 4 circles at the bottom for the buttons. Then finally, I hang the string of coffee filter snow flakes on each side of the snowman.

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My kids love it and everytime they come down the stairs, they shout, “SNOWMAN!”

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