Make simple paper luminaries with paper bags and LED candles.

Paper Luminaries – ARTBAR

These paper luminaries started as a undertaking for our December “Solstice” manual. I was so encouraged by how they turned out that I purchased a star hole punch and just stored creating a lot more!

Make simple paper luminaries with paper bags and LED candles.

The strategy commenced as a easy cutting and hole punching station for kids employing design paper. In our December guide, we also counsel utilizing minimal battery operated tea lights at dwelling or in the classroom to established a a lot more tranquil, comfortable temper. Placing the two together… and you have these incredibly charming luminaries!

Enjoy my IG reel on the building of these here!

Battery operated tea lights used for paper luminaries

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Materials for Paper Luminaries:

~ Construction paper and/or brown paper luggage

~ Straight scissors and attractive edge scissors

~ Compact hole punches (I made use of 1/8″ and 1/16″)

~ Very long attain hole punch (1/8″) for larger sized items of paper

~ Star hole punch

~ Glue stick

~ Battery operated LED tea lights with distant

Construction paper with decorative cut edge and holes punches to make paper luminaries

How to make Paper Luminaries:

1. Reduce paper to distinct sizes, anywhere from 3 x 7 inches to 6 x 12″. Any dimensions will perform, you can constantly trim the sides just before gluing.

2. Established it out with some ornamental edge scissors and hole punch for young children. Really don’t strain if they theirs do not appear perfect, it is the imperfection that can make them charming, and also finding out slicing and punching capabilities. You can make your have, also, and incorporate them all into a single grouping.

Brown paper bags with decorative cut edge and holes punched to make luminaries

3. These are the paper bag ones making use of the get started punch which is so lovable.

Use a glue stick to adhere the edges of paper bag luminaries together

4. Glue the sides collectively with a glue adhere, just make guaranteed to maintain down and rub edges jointly for a moment so it doesn’t occur undone. You can usually use a incredibly hot glue gun, also.

Paper bag luminaries using decorative scissors and star paper punch

Make simple paper luminaries with paper bags and LED candles.

5. Include tea lights and that’s it! So easy.

Tag me on Instagram if you test these! They definitely are so easy with these a massive influence on earning a room warm and cozy, particularly in these darker, wintertime days.

xo Bar

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