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29 Ridiculously Cute Reindeer Crafts for Kids and Grownups

Looking for some fun reindeer crafts to make? Here’s a list of 29 ridiculously cute options for all ages to help you get in the Christmas spirit. From simple crafts for toddlers and preschoolers to more intricate crafts that are perfect for teens and adults, you’ll find something fun and festive here.

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If you love reindeer as much as we do, don’t miss our reindeer brownies or our big list of reindeer treats!

Reindeer Crafts for Kids

First, let’s start with some cute reindeer crafts kids can make. From toilet roll crafts to fun ornaments to hang on the tree, there are so many creative ideas to fill the days leading to Christmas.

Reindeer Ornaments

Popsicle Stick Reindeer Ornament by Glue Sticks & Gumdrops

craft stick reindeer ornaments

These beautiful reindeer ornaments are painted up like Rudolph and Clarice from your favorite reindeer-themed movie. These ornaments will bring back great memories as you make them with your kids. It’s the perfect craft to make while watching (or after watching) Ruldolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

Easy Rudolph Craft

cute reindeer craft - Rudolph

Grab some clothespins and construction paper to make this super easy Rudolph craft. Kids will love it!

Reindeer Bookmarks

reindeer Christmas bookmarks craft - two bookmarks with a book

Get in the Christmas spirit with these reindeer-themed Christmas bookmarks. The free template makes it super easy to put them together in no time.

Juice Pouch Reindeer Craft

a reindeer juice pouch craft that kids can make

These reindeer juice pouches are super cute and would be an amazing party drink or party favor this Christmas. It only takes a couple of minutes to make up each one, so you can have a box of reindeer drinks made in no time.

Thumbprint Reindeer Ornament by Gluesticks by Brandy Nelson

thumbprint reindeer ornament

Capture your child’s darling little thumbprint in this cute and easy reindeer ornament! A quick, low-mess, activity for toddlers and preschoolers.

Clothespin Reindeer Ornament by Crayons and Cravings

clothespin reindeer ornament

This simple little ornament is a nice choice for kids of any age. It’s easy to complete, and you don’t even need to add a string to hang it if you don’t want to, because you can clip it right on the branch. These would make fun refrigerator magnets for the holidays, too. Just glue a magnet on the back!

Yarn Reindeer Ornaments by This Mama Loves

yarn reindeer ornaments

A sweet and simple reindeer ornament will put a smile on your face every time you see it! Add a red pompom nose and Rudolph can be the star of your tree.

Rudolph ornament from Recycled Materials by Mommy Made That

rudolph ornament from recycled materials

These cute little Rudolph reindeer ornaments are made with recycled materials! They make adorable Christmas ornaments.

Wood Slice Rudolph Ornament by Crayons and Cravings

reindeer wood slice ornament

This DIY wood slice Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer ornament is easy to make and will look great on your Christmas tree.

Reindeer Headband Craft by Simple Everyday Mom

reindeer headband

Use the free printable template to make these adorable reindeer headbands. The kids will love sporting them to show off some festive flair. This would be a fun classroom craft!

Candy Cane Reindeer Craft by Play Dates to Parties

candy cane reindeer craft

This candy cane reindeer craft is a fun activity for little kids to make as a Christmas gift for their classmates. Or, if you’re pressed for time, choose the pre-printed version and make a bunch of favors fast!

Reindeer Kids Crafts

Reindeer Pom Pom Magnets by Creative Green Living

reindeer pom pom magnet

This is a kid-friendly DIY magnet using mostly dollar tree finds. Easy to make with a group of children too!

Reindeer Handprint by The Best Ideas for Kids

reindeer handprint

This handprint reindeer will make a sweet Christmas card or ornament!

Reindeer Toilet Paper Roll Craft by Mommy Made That

reindeer toilet paper craft

This reindeer toilet paper roll craft is so cute and so easy to make! Plus you probably already have most the supplies around the house!

Reindeer Finger Puppet by I Heart Crafty Things for Artsy Momma

reindeer finger puppet

This fun finger puppet will provide so much fun for the kids during the holidays. They can put on a show for the family using their finger puppets!

Stacking Reindeer by Housing a Forest

Stacking Reindeer

If you’re looking for a fun reindeer craft for preschoolers, this is it! It involves stacking shapes on each other to form the reindeer stack. It’s wonderful for reinforcing cutting and gluing skills, and it helps children learn how to sort shapes by size.

Milk Carton Reindeer by Crafty Morning

milk carton reindeer

Gifts using recycled materials are always fun. It’s also a handprint craft, so it gives kids a chance to practice tracing and cutting out their handprints for the antlers.

Paper Reindeer Craft with Accordion Legs by Mama Likes This

paper reindeer with accordion legs

Free printable reindeer craft with accordion legs and arms – just print, cut and assemble.

Reindeer Craft Ideas for Adults

Sure, crafting with the kids is great, but what if you want to make something a little more grown up? That’s where these gifts come in. They’re perfect for decorating your home or giving as gifts.

Reindeer Mason Jar Hot Cocoa Craft by Ruffles and Rain Boots

reindeer hot chocolate mix mason jars

This reindeer mason jar hot cocoa gift from Sarah with Ruffles and Rain Boots will bring all the smiles. Made in just minutes, the peanut butter hot cocoa mix is fun for all ages.

Light Up Reindeer Yard Sign by Morena’s Corner

light up reindeer lawn sign

You’ll love putting this reindeer lawn sign out in your yard every year. The nose really lights up, so it’s a great way to guide Santa and his reindeer (or your guests) down your driveway.

Felted Reindeer Ornaments by Dear Creatives

felted reindeer ornament

If you enjoy sewing and making gifts for your family, this felted reindeer ornament is a lovely choice.  You’ll find a template and step-by-step directions from Dear Creatives that make this project a no-brainer.

Reindeer Throw Pillow by Our Southern Home

reindeer throw pillow

Use your Silhouette Cameo to cut out this handsome reindeer silhouette, and make yourself a gorgeous throw pillow to adorn your chair or sofa for the holidays. That plaid pattern is rustic and gorgeous.

Reindeer Canvas  by Typically Simple

reindeer canvas

Here’s another Silhouette Cameo reindeer craft you’ll love! This bold red and white design is a great way to spruce up your mantle or to add some Christmas decor to your wall.

Rustic Reindeer Sign by One Thousand Oaks

reindeer sign

Add a rustic touch to your home decor with this farmhouse reindeer sign. It’s gorgeous!

Glass Reindeer Ornament by About a Mom

glass reindeer ornament

This adorable Rudolph reindeer ornament is easy to make with a clear ball ornament, a little paint and some standard craft supplies. It is a fun DIY ornament to make with children, too.

Rudolph Sugar Scrub by Oh My! Creative

rudolph sugar scrub

This is a brilliant way to gift sugar scrubs during the holidays. Those cone-shaped favor bags are the perfect shape for making a reindeer face.

Rudolph Popcorn Boxes by Gluesticks by Brandy Nelson

rudolph popcorn boxes

These reindeer popcorn boxes are just what your holiday needs! Caramel popcorn, red nosed candies (Sixlets) and candy cane antlers are tucked inside a darling popcorn box.

Reindeer Mason Jar by The Happiest Camper

reindeer mason jar

Make your own Rudolph out of a mason jar. It’s a cute craft to use as decor or give as a gift.

Candy Reindeer by Happy Go Lucky

candy cane reindeer

Make gifting candy a little more fun by using this cute reindeer idea for those candy-filled candy canes you find in all the stores. Adorable!

Reindeer Goodie Bags by The Inspiration Edit

reindeer goodie bags

What a fun way to give a gift to a friend or to dress up goodies that you put under the tree for the kids!

Do you plan on making one of these reindeer crafts? If so, please tag us at @gluesticksgumdrops on Instagram. We’d love to see what you make!

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