It is always nice for little ones to make Christmas cards for their friends and family. These wax-resistant ones are perfect for children of all ages to do. Younger children can just paint over the wax, whereas older children can design and paint their own cards.

You will need

White crayons
Water colours
Paint brushes
Cardstock in white and another colour for the card

How to make wax resistant Christmas cards

  1. Draw your picture on the white card-stock using your white crayon.
  2. Using water colours paint over your drawing.
  3. When the picture has dried cut it out and stick it onto your coloured card stock.
  4. Write a Christmas message into your card with a white pencil or crayon.

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About The Author

Nanny Anita
Norland Nanny

Nanny Anita is our resident Super Nanny. Having trained at the famous Norland College, in Bath, she has over 12 years experience, working all over the world with children from 2 months to 17 years old. Nanny Anita is an expert when it comes to keeping the little ones entertained and writes a column with Leonora called 'Get Crafty' for Little London magazine. Nanny Anita has been on hand to answer our reader questions, and she provides weekly arts, crafts and activities for families to do with their children at home. She really is a modern day Mary Poppins!

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