You too, grow a Christmas tree... in paper!

For your toddler, December 25th always seems so far.... Ask him to draw his Christmas tree with Prima Magic and don’t forget the balloons that will help create the magic ball ornaments. A decoration to be set on the mantel or the table.

Follow the step-by-step >

Material :

For a traditional tree :

  • Prima Magic 500ml jar :
  • Red, Green, Brown
  • White Canson paper

For the gold and silver tree :

  • Prima Magic 500ml jar :
  • Gold, Silver, Orange, Black
  • Black Canson paper
  • Rounded tip scissors
  • Balloons
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colours and tools

Completion time: 1 hour Drying time: 40 minutesCleaning of tools : Soap and water

step 1

Step 1: Pre-fold the sheet in 2, open it to apply the selected colours on one of the 2 sides. Close the two sides together and crush the colours in all directions.

step 2

Step 2: Using either a chalk for the black paper or a pencil for the white paper, draw half the tree to the fold. 

step 3

Step 3: Cut out with rounded tip scissors the contours of the tree. 

step 4

Step 4: When you open the paper a magical blend of colours will appear. At this point apply the balloon technique (see the workshop "Painting with balloons? It's inflated and "Magic"!) by decorating the Christmas tree with colourful Christmas ball ornaments. Let dry.

traditional colours

With traditional colours