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THE TREASURE BOX
Make & Do Activity Kit
Santa Claus decoration
This Santa Claus decoration is part of the PowerhouseMuseums Collection. It was made between 1880 and1920.
Collection: Powerhouse Museum, Sydney. Gift of Thelma H E Bosworth, 1988
As well as Christmas decorations,this Santa design can be used to make cardsand swing tags too.
Print out the amount of Santa decorations yourequire. Roughly cut out thefront and back of each one.
Using glue, stick each sideof your Santa to a piece of card. Allow to dry.
Cut out each piececarefully.
Cover the back surfaceof one side of Santa withglue then stick both sidestogether. You may need totrim the edges to make itneat.
ADULT STEP: Press the endof the scissors through bothlayers to create a hole for the ribbon as shown. Asafer option for children is ahole punch.
Finish your decoration bythreading a ribbon throughthe hole and tying a knot.Hang your Santa in aChristmas tree or write acard for friends or family.
stick glue / paper glue
ribbon - 20 cm lengths
red or white stiff card
Optional: hole punch
What you will need: