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Paper Rudolph The Reindeer Craft For Kids [Free Template Included]

If there’s one character that’s almost as popular as good ‘ol Santa Claus himself, it’s his best reindeer, Rudolph!

We’re sharing this paper Rudolph reindeer craft for you to make with the kids. It’s the perfect reindeer craft for kids that’s simple and fun to make.

Like normal, we’re giving you the free printable template so it’s even easier to recreate with kids.

This project is great for little ones in preschool, kindergarten, and early elementary school.

Be sure to watch our quick video tutorial to see exactly how this reindeer is made!

Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer Craft

rudolph paper craft image collage with the words rudolph paper craft in the middle

Supplies

Directions

Download the Rudolph template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

paper rudolph craft template

Begin building Rudolph by gluing the hooves to all of the feet. Once that’s finished, glue the back leg above the bottom leg. Glue the front leg above the other leg on the backside of the paper.

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hands gluing legs to paper rudolph craft

Glue Rudolph’s head to his neck.

hands gluing head to paper rudolph craft

Make Rudolph’s face by gluing the eyes to the middle of the face.

hands gluing eyes to paper rudolph craft

Place the muzzle slightly on the eyes and glue in place.

hands gluing muzzle to paper rudolph craft

Take the red nose and glue it to the middle of the muzzle.

hands gluing nose to paper rudolph craft

Finish off Rudolph by gluing the antlers to the top, back of his head.

hands gluing antlers to paper rudolph craft

That’s it!

This is a 4 supply, easy, quick, and fun Christmas craft for kids!

Christmas Craftstravaganza

Christmas is a fabulous time to snuggle in with the kids and spend time building family memories!

With that in mind, we are sharing some of our readers’ favorite Christmas crafts. These crafts are not only fun but will also help your kids learn valuable things like:

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  • help them focus
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two paper rudolph crafts

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Every kiddo loves seeing themselves as a Christmas elf. There’s also an elf craft specifically for girls here too.

This reindeer headband craft is perfect for preschool, pre-k, and kindergarten children. It’s simple and so cute for Christmas concerts or parties!

paper rudolph craft

If you want a cute keepsake to keep forever, you have to make this handprint reindeer craft. It’s adorable and easy to make.

Kids love playing with puppets? This gingerbread paper bag puppet is simple and comes with a free printable template too!

Recently, we also made this popsicle stick reindeer craft and it’s already been a huge hit! It allows kids to paint, glue, and create a cute craft that’s easily transformed into an ornament for the tree.

Sneak in some fine motor skills and coloring with these free printable reindeer coloring pages.

two paper rudolph crafts

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Paper Rudolph Craft

Prep Time: 7 minutes
Active Time: 7 minutes
Total Time: 14 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

See how simple it is to make this paper Rudolph craft with the kids this Christmas!

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue stick
  • Reindeer template

Instructions

  1. Download the Rudolph template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Begin building Rudolph by gluing the hooves to all of the feet. Once that's finished, glue the back leg above the bottom leg. Glue the front leg above the other leg on the backside of the paper.
  3. Make Rudolph's face by gluing the eyes to the middle of the face.
  4. Place the muzzle slightly on the eyes and glue in place.
  5. Take the red nose and glue it to the middle of the muzzle.
  6. Finish off Rudolph by gluing the antlers to the top, back of his head.

Rudolph Template

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Ivonete

Tuesday 17th of August 2021

ivo.ter.souza@gmail.com

Sam

Thursday 19th of August 2021

To get the template, just enter your email in the form below the header labeled "Rudolph Template" and the link will be sen to you :)

Ivonete

Tuesday 17th of August 2021

Boa noite!! Amei as renas....

Sam

Thursday 19th of August 2021

Thanks so much!

andrea

Thursday 24th of December 2020

muy lindo este reno.

Sam T

Thursday 24th of December 2020

Aw, thank you!!!

Michela

Monday 14th of December 2020

Wow! This is a really cool idea for my children's room. Thanks

Sam T

Monday 14th of December 2020

You're welcome!

Kendra Ratushniak

Monday 14th of December 2020

Hi! I love your Reindeer craft! I would love to use this template with my students. :)

Sam T

Monday 14th of December 2020

Thanks! All you need to do is enter your email in the form at the end of the post and the link will be sent to you ?

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