Cardstock Holiday Gift Box

Get ready for the holidays with this one-of-a-kind Christmas Gift Box, a new kind of package under the tree. Make it your own with Crayola Metallic Markers, Ribbon, School Glue, and more!

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  • Crayola Scissors
  • Crayola Project Metallic Markers
  • Crayola Construction Paper
  • Crayola Washable Markers
  • Crayola Washable School Glue
  • Cardstock
  • Hole Punch
  • Cardboard Box or Shoebox
  • Ribbon

CIY Staff Tips:


Step 1

Cut 2 pieces of cardstock paper to the width of the box with a protruding triangle at the top to create the front and back of the house.

Step 2

Cut a rectangle to the width of the box and cut the length longer than the width to create the roof.

Step 3

Decorate Cardstock paper with Crayola Markers and Metallic Markers.

Step 4

Design the remaining two sides of the box with Crayola Markers.

Step 5

Glue Cardstock to the front and back of the box.

Step 6

Glue the roof to one side of the house to leave an opening.

Step 7

Hole punch the edge of the box and the connecting edge of the roof cardstock. Slip a ribbon through both of the punched holes.

Step 8

Cut a bow out of Cardstock and decorate with Crayola markers, then glue over the ribbon on the roof.

  • Occasion:

    • Christmas,

    • Holiday

  • Age:

    • Under 4,

    • 4+,

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+,

    • Adult

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