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Cookie Cutter Cards


  • Construction or kraft paper
  • Cookie cutters
  • Scissors
  • Pinking shears
  • Glue stick
  • Marker
  • Hole punch


  1. Step 1

    Fold a piece of construction or kraft paper in half.

  2. Step 2

    Line the top of a cookie cutter on the fold, so that the card will open there. Using a pencil, trace around the cookie cutter.

  3. Step 3

    Cut the design out. If you want a card smaller than the cookie cutter, make a template by tracing around the cookie cutter on a white piece of paper and reduce the size of the outline on a copier. Cut out the template, and trace on construction or kraft paper.

  4. Step 4

    Add additional decoration to the card. When Martha makes a card with a dog-shaped cookie cutter, she uses a marker for the dog’s eye and glues on a tail made from the leftover paper.

  5. Step 5

    Using a hole punch, punch a hole at the top of the card, thread with twine, and attach to gift basket.

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