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Cardboard Gingerbread Guy Accessory (with Theme)

Cardboard Gingerbread Guy Accessory (with  Theme)

This Cardboard Gingerbread Guy is a lovable accessory that youngsters of every ages can make to hold on the Xmas tree. It’s a fantastic Xmas craft for house, preschool, the class or a youngsters’ Xmas celebration.

I have one more lovable gingerbread guy craft to show to you today. My older day care youngsters made these cardboard gingerbread guy accessories recently, yet they’re simple sufficient that kids as well as young children can make them if you do the reducing for them.

You’ll additionally enjoy our Cardboard Sugar Cookie Ornaments as well as our Cardboard Valentines Cookies.


For these accessories, we made use of the very same design template we made use of to make our aromatic sandpaper gingerbread guys a couple of years back.

VISIT THIS SITE to publish off the design template if you wish to make use of ours (prints 2 gingerbread guys on an 8 × 11 item of printer paper).

To maintain it easy:

We repainted our cardboard, yet you might constantly miss repainting them as long as your cardboard is brownish.

Among the criminals additionally made use of an innovative adhesive weapon method to make the “topping” on her gingerbread’s limbs. I’ll describe that soon. Do not hesitate to simply make use of white thread like my various other youngsters did if you intend to maintain points easy.

You might additionally like our embellished cardboard gingerbread residence task.

Tray of Supplies


  • gingerbread design template ( obtain it below)
  • cardboard
  • brownish paint (2 tones– a light as well as a dark brownish)
  • pencil
  • Scissors
  • black beans (you might make use of switches or google eyes)
  • white thread
  • adhesive and/or low-heat adhesive weapon
  • switches
  • bow
  • hanging string


Time required: thirty minutes.

Cardboard Gingerbread Guy Accessory

  1. Remove Accessory

    Initially, you’ll require to reduce a gingerbread guy out of an item of cardboard. You can attract your own on freedom as well as quit, or you can print off our design template to map.

  2. Paint Gingerbread Guy

    If you’re repainting your accessory, go on as well as do that currently.

  3. Poke Opening

    Following, make use of a sharp pencil to jab an opening near the top of the head so you can hang it later on. collage - painted gingerbreads, punching hole in ornament

  4. Attract Information

    When it’s completely dry, have your kid pencil on the information of their gingerbread accessory– eyes, mouth, switches, topping squiggles and so on

  5. Glue on Information

    Currently, adhesive on the black bean eyes, switches as well as bow. My gang made use of a reduced warmth adhesive weapon for this, yet more youthful youngsters can make use of fluid adhesive. gluing buttons on gingerbread man

  6. Alternate Choice for Topping Squiggles

    For the topping squiggles, you can make use of white thread, or, you can make use of a low-heat adhesive weapon to make the squiggles, and afterwards repaint them white with a great lining paint brush. painting mouth on gingerbread man

  7. Include a Wall Mount

    String an item of metal string via the opening as well as safeguard with a knot.

2 finished ornaments - one light brown, one dark brown

Your lovable cardboard gingerbread guy accessory awaits hanging!

Even More Gingerbread Crafts for Children

Make certain to look into the remainder of our simple non-candy gingerbread crafts in this blog post.

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. . . . Jackie is a mommy, other half, house day care carrier, as well as the imaginative spirit behind Delighted Thugs. She concentrates on youngsters’ crafts as well as tasks, simple dishes, as well as parenting. She started blogging in 2011, as well as today, Delighted Thugs influences greater than 2 million moms and dads, caretakers as well as Very early Years Experts around the world.

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