Joyful Wreath

by Clubhouse Jr. Staff

Gather

white card stock
pencil
scissors
hole punch
tacky glue
medium green pom-poms
small green pom-poms
tiny red pom-poms
Christmas-patterned ribbon (1/8 inch wide)

Go

1. Using two round objects, trace a wreath shape onto card stock.
2. Ask Mom or Dad to cut out your wreath, then punch a hole on one end for hanging.
3. Glue medium pom-poms onto front of wreath.
4. Fill in remaining areas with small green pom-poms.
5. Glue several clusters of three red pom-poms on wreath for holly berries. Let dry.
6. Thread 8 inches of ribbon through punched hole, tying a knot at the top and trimming ends. Cover hole with a pom-pom.
7. Cut one or two strands of ribbon and tie a bow. Glue bow to top of wreath.
8. Let wreath dry completely. Then hang it on the tree or give it to a friend.

This article first appeared in the December 2010 issue of Focus on the Family Clubhouse Jr. magazine. Copyright © 2010 by Focus on the Family. Used by permission. Photo © Jody Reiner.