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Patchwork Art | All Family Winter Crafts

Patchwork Art

Total Time Needed: 1 Hour

Use this torn paper technique to create a snowy-day scene, paper place mats, or even crafty holiday cards.


  • Colored paper
  • Ruler
  • Glue
  • Markers or paints


Patchwork Art - Step 1

Choose a full sheet of paper for the background.

Patchwork Art - Step 2

Tear other colored sheets into different shapes by holding down a ruler and slowly pulling the paper so that it rips against the edge. Make a bunch of small squares to piece together mosaic style or create larger pieces for houses or trees, felt board style.

Glue torn pieces to the beackground. Then use markers, paints or other materials to embellish the designs.