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Santa Hacks

Download your free Christmas Family Activity Pack

From making the perfect decorations to spruce up your Spruce, to designing a pot for your sapling. Download these craft ideas to make this Christmas the best yet!

Christmas gives us all a chance to spend time with family, relax and get in a festive spirit. In this pack you can expect:

  • Decorate festive pine cones - Decorate pine cones to create a mini Christmas tree, or paint a pine cone robin to get in the festive spirit.
  • Have an 'elfy' workout - Elves need to be fit and 'elfy' to help Santa deliver all your Christmas presents. Try their workout routine in the forest!
  • Create a stick star - Ditch your plastic tree-topper in favour of a lovely handmade stick star with this guide. The perfect ornament for your family Christmas tree.
  • Make forest artwork - Make beautiful forest artwork with materials you colelct on your forest adventure.

By downloading the guide you'll also be signing up to hear more from us. We'll send you the family newsletter, packed full of competitions, advice and activities for keeping the family busy in the forest. We'll also occasionally show you content on social media.


Last updated: 16th March 2018

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