DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea

DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations

This 3D Christmas card made of ornament paper will delight young and old alike! Create this Christmas ball card for yourself or let your kids do it, they are a fun and easy project for all ages.

You can do it in one color or, as we have done, use multiple colors to really highlight the paper ball!

DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations

A handmade Christmas card is always appreciated and this card will bring a smile to all eyes.

It’s a really simple project that always ends with a beautiful Christmas card, no matter who makes it or in which colors you make it.

DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations

How to make a 3d paper christmas ornament card

DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations

What do you need

  • Base of the card (can not be made available)
  • Black paper (plain paper or cardboard)
  • Paper in different colors (normal paper is preferable)
  • Glue
  • scissors
  • Round holes (preferably circles can also be cut)

Step by step instructions

  • Punch or cut many paper circles into paper of the same or different colors.
  • The size of the circles is not relevant – compare them to your map and find out which size is best for you.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • We cut 4 different colors for our project. There are no defined number of circles for this project. The more you use, the more your Christmas ornament card looks.
  • Set a circle aside.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • Fold the other circles in half.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • Take the base of the map and stick to the circle you set aside earlier.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • Cut out a small black rectangle and glue it over the circle.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • Cut a long strip of very thin black paper and glue it over the square.
  • Alternatively, you can draw these details with a black, gold, or silver pen.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • Take the first bent circle, glue on one half and stick it over the paper circle glued on the card (see picture below).
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • Continue with other folded paper circles.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • Add as many as you like to give you a good idea of ​​the final card’s appearance.
  • When you’re satisfied with the size of your ball, apply glue to the other side of the last piece of paper glued to it …
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • … and stick to the base of the map.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • All is done! You have created a beautiful Christmas card 3D paper ornaments.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • So easy to do, and if you have the punch, even a super fast project.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations
  • It’s also great in the classroom because kids love punching paper with paper pads.
DIY 3D Paper Ornament Christmas Card Idea Inspirations