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Bird's Nest Easter Card Craft

Bird's Nest Easter Card Craft

Total Time 1 hour Ages school-age

Want to wish your favorite nature lover a very hoppy holiday? This rustic bird's nest Easter card draws its inspiration from the great outdoors.

Download Bird's Nest Easter Card Template

What you'll need

  • Green design cardstock
  • Green moss
  • Wooden eggs (3)
  • Twig branch
  • ¼" W x 12" L green ribbon
  • Brown down feathers
  • Single-hole punch
  • Paint (white and brown)
  • Sponge
  • Scissors
  • Glue gun
  • Pencil
  • Pattern

Helpful Tip:

1. Make this card eco-friendly by replacing eggs with oval-shaped stones. 2. Create a nest using a piece of tree vine. Claudine Casault is a craft developer living in Ontario, Canada.

How to make it

  1. Step: 1 CARD PATTERN Using the green design cardstock, cut out two card template patterns, with "wrong" sides facing each other.
  2. Step 2: MAKING THE CARD Punch three holes 1" apart at top center of card.
  3. Knot one end of ¼" W x 12" L ribbon.
  4. Thread ribbon through 1st hole from front to back.
  5. Thread ribbon through 2nd hole from back to front.
  6. Thread ribbon through 2nd hole from front to back leaving a loop.
  7. Thread ribbon through 3rd hold from back to front.
  8. Knot ends of ribbon (cut excess ribbon).
  9. Glue twig branch on front at center of card.
  10. Wrap green moss around thumb and mold into a nest shape.
  11. Glue nest on top of twig branch.
  12. Glue brown down feathers inside nest.
  13. Step 3: OTHER Paint three wooden eggs white.
  14. Dip sponge in brown paint and dab excess paint onto rag.
  15. Apply paint on eggs with sponge. Let dry.
  16. Glue all three eggs inside nest.

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