Christmas is such a fantastic time for crafting! These free printable Christmas tree outline templates can be used for everything from making ornaments and gift tags to crafting projects with glitter and sequins!
With 14 sizes of tree ranging all the way up to an extra large, 10″ high printable Christmas tree, there’s something for every crafting project in this collection!
Christmas tree cut out craft ideas
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Decorating for the holidays is so much fun! It’s a great bonding experience with your kids and is good for you even if you don’t have kids. Did you know that research shows decorating early for the holidays makes you happier? That’s right – decorating for Christmas is good for you!
There are so many ways to use these trees for your holiday projects Here are just a few ideas:
- Print them on green cardstock, cut out, and use for garland, ornaments, or gift tags.
- Print onto white paper or cardstock then trace them onto construction paper, glitter cardstock, craft foam, or other materials.
- Trace around a cut out with a chopstick or knife to make ornaments from salt dough, air dry clay, or polymer clay.
- Cut out the center and use the hole as a stencil for painting.
- Use the larger Christmas trees as coloring pages. They’re mostly blank so they’re the perfect canvas for little artists!
- Use the mid-sized Christmas trees as unique cards.
These tree outlines start at 3″ tall. If you’d like smaller outlines, please let me know and I’ll see what I can do for you! I have to warn you, though, that cutting out lots of little shapes by hand gets pretty annoying. (I’ve done it and ended up with blisters from using scissors so much!) If you need smaller Christmas tree shapes, I recommend getting a tree-shaped hole punch.
Free printable Christmas tree outlines & templates
These outlines and templates are all available free for personal use. Feel free to download and print them as many times as you’d like for yourself, your family, or your own classroom.
However, please do not redistribute the digital files or printouts to others. Just send them a link to this post so they can download the files for themselves!
The images are low resolution previews – please simply click on the links to be taken to the high resolution PDF for download from GoogleDrive.
If you’d like to save yourself some time, you can head over to the Member’s Resource Library and download all the templates in one handy file. Not a member yet? Check below the preview images for the subscription box!
Small Christmas tree outlines
Medium Christmas tree templates
Large Christmas tree outlines
This one is a little bit different. You’ll need to print two copies and tape them together or trace the template then flip it and trace again. This allows you to create a 10″ high Christmas tree that’s bigger than what fits on a single page!
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Natasha is a former classroom teacher turned WAHM. She also is a registered yoga teacher and certified life coach. She shares her passion for education with craft tutorials and free printables. She also shares her experience moving through grief after losing a parent and passion for positive parenting. Learn more about Natasha and where she’s been featured.