Pat's Paper Chrismons (TM) Since 2/14/2004
Christian symbols are frequently used to teach about the Christian faith and the history of Christianity. Chrismon craft patterns and templates may be used for teaching children a variety of crafty skills. These symbols perfectly envision biblical and theological concepts that are well known and easily recognized.
A Chrismon is a Christian symbol representing the Person, life or ministry of Jesus Christ and may be used to convey the life, ministry or history of the Christian Church.
This web site contains hundreds of Christian theme paper crafts for hobbies and art projects for kids of any age to print, fold, cut and color for decoration and hand-made Chrismon ornaments.
Children feel included and important when they create their own personalized soft ornaments to contribute to the ceremonies which will make the festivities or event that much more meaningful. Trace the various designs onto white, red or yellow foam sheets or colorful felt cloth and let the child's imagination take over. Create treasured gifts and family heirlooms to hand down to future generations with hand made needlework and embroidery on pillows or tapestry.
Color Book Ornament Patterns
Printable color book images for churches, Sunday schools, teachers, children, families and educational organizations. Chrismon patterns can easily be applied to scrollsaw woodworking to make splendid wooden Christmas ornaments. Chrismon designs can just as easily be used for embroidery, needlepoint, crochet and other cloth artwork or make impressive-looking latch-hook rugs and wall hangings. Apply patterns to glass etching techniques or creatively sponge paint stenciling designs to trim your walls or ceramics or decorate wooden furniture.
These patterns may also be useful for personal, non-profit and educational woodwork, crochet, embroidery and projects for afghans, baby crochet, holiday crafts, kids crafts, card making and other crochet projects.
Chrismons are referred to as "Christ-Filled" Christian symbols which are commonly used to create hand-crafted Christmas tree ornaments or ornaments for special celebrations, ceremonies and other religion-based events.