Holiday Crafts from Crayola CIY Book

by Lynn Lilly, Nov 08 2022

If you have not picked up the Crayola CIY Book yet for your kiddos... do yourself a favor and grab it before school starts and keep it for after school fun or weekend boredom busters. It also makes a perfect birthday gift for a kiddo! This week on my Crayola Facebook live broadcast I am sharing 2 crafts from the Winter section of the Crayola CIY Book and one of my favorites from Below you will find an overview of the materials needed and you can watch the tutorials in my live broadcast. 

The Crayola Create It Yourself book is packed with 52 year-round crafts organized by season! The tutorials are detailed and great for parents and kids to follow along! It will bring year round entertainment! You can now purchase the Crayola CIY Book on

Crayola CIY Book Winter Crafts

Lily made all these crafts with me over the Thanksgiving holiday and had somuch fun together! 

Project 1: Fingerprint Gift Bags 


  • Gift Bags
  • Crayola Washable Paint
  • Crayola Glitter Glue
  • Paint Brush
  • Crayola Permanent Markers or Super Tips

Kids Fingerprint Crafts


Use your kiddos fingerprints to make one of the designs below and then add embellishments with glitter glue and markers! The full tutorial is in the Crayola CIY Book. 

Project 2: Model Magic Snow Globe


  • Crayola Model Magic
  • Crayola Glitter Glue
  • Smooth Jar and Lid
  • Crayola Washable Liquid Glue
  • Paint Brush

Model Magic Snow Globe


  1. Squeeze the clear glitter glue on the outside of the jar and use the paint brush to spread it all over the jar. Let it dry. 
  2. While the jar is drying make a snowman out of Model Magic. 
  3. Use the liquid glue to glue the snowman to the bottom inside of the jar. 
  4. Once the outside of the jar is dry, slide it over the snowman and screw on. 
  5. Add snowflakes on the outside with glitter glue. 

Lily had a blast making her this with me. We each made our own snowglobe. 

Model Magic Snowman Snow Globe

Project 3: Model Magic Gift Tags


  • Crayola Model Magic
  • Crayola Glitter Glue
  • Tooth Pick 
  • Twiner/Yarn
  • Scissors

Crayola Model Magic Gift Tags


The full directions and tutorial available on 

Check out mine and Lily's creations! 

 Crayola Model Magic Gift Tags

Happy Crafting! 



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