Freebies, Thanksgiving

FREE Thanksgiving Origami Tutorials

FREE Thanksgiving Origami Tutorials

Folding Thanksgiving origami is a fun and festive holiday activity, perfect for the whole family to enjoy.  There are many levels of complexity in the origami tutorials making it a great activity for both children and adults.  The result of this engaging paper craft can be cute and beautiful holiday decorations.

We have three favorite decorating ideas with Thanksgiving origami. 

First, use your completed origami models as a place setting at each seat of the table for Thanksgiving dinner.  Not only is this an adorable addition to the table, the kids will love contributing to the holiday preparations.  

Our second unique idea for decorating with your Thanksgiving origami is to create a centerpiece cornucopia, like this Paper Bag Cornucopia,  and fill it with origami fruits, vegetables, sunflowers, acorns and leaves.  

Our third decorating idea for Thanksgiving origami is to string your origami models together to create a beautiful and festive garland.  Different models can be paired together to create cute themes; leaves and acorns, turkeys and pilgrim hats, etc.

In this post we have shared free easy, intermediate and advanced origami tutorials for folding turkeys, acorns, sunflowers, leaves, candles, tables, chairs, apples, tomatoes, corn, pumpkins and pilgrim hats.  We hope you enjoy trying out folding these origami models.  Folding origami can be a cute Thanksgiving tradition that can be enjoyed year after year.

Easy Dollar Bill Turkey Thanksgiving Origami

Easy Thanksgiving Origami Models

Intermediate Thanksgiving Origami Models

Advanced Thanksgiving Origami Models 

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Coloring Pages, Freebies, Thanksgiving

FREE Thanksgiving Coloring Pages for Printing

FREE Thanksgiving Coloring Pages for Printing

TURKEY FOLIAGE Coloring Page Featured Above

Thanksgiving coloring pages are a great holiday activity.  They are perfect to keep the kids busy while you are preparing for the feast and are sure to be much enjoyed on Thanksgiving Day.  Not only do the younger kids love them but you are sure to have a few adults coloring a Thanksgiving masterpiece.  

We have shared a selection of the very best free Thanksgiving coloring pages.  There are many cute and simple coloring pages perfect for small children and also there are more intricate coloring pages, like a turkey zentangle, that teens and adults are sure to enjoy.

Just click on a link below for a full-size Thanksgiving coloring page ready for printing.  We hope you enjoy them!

If you are printing many coloring pages this Thanksgiving, here is a great money saving tip: set your printer to use only black ink when printing the coloring page.  Even though the lines of the coloring pages are black, if color printing is enabled the printer will use ink from the three color cartridges instead of just from the much cheaper black ink cartridge.  Also, for inkjet printers, look to enable economy mode, draft mode, or ink saver mode.  Your coloring pages will still look great but less ink will be used for the lines!

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Custom Thanksgiving Greeting Cards for Friends and Family

Custom Thanksgiving Greeting Cards for Friends and Family

Thanksgiving greeting cards can add so many extra special moments into the holiday for those friends and family who receive a card. We especially love giving and receiving personal holiday greeting cards that deeply remind us of the other person we are giving thanks for having in our lives. For this purpose, choosing custom Thanksgiving cards is a perfect way to find the right card to send to each person.

In this post, we are sharing a selection of custom Thanksgiving greeting cards that cover many styles and themes. Sunflowers, cats, horses, turkeys, the list goes on.

However, we know that picking the perfect design is only a part of the battle. The Thanksgiving greeting inside is very important too. Each of the cards we have included in this post has a thoughtful greeting… you can personalize to read however you wish!

Now let’s get into the cards.

Sunflower Thanksgiving Cards

These custom sunflower Thanksgiving cards are standard size 5” x 7” and do come with envelopes. Each card features a different beautiful holiday message. One of our favorite Thanksgiving messages this year is, “Wishing you a holiday filled with peace and prosperity. Happy Thanksgiving!”

Mid Century Modern Thanksgiving Cards

These Mid Century Modern Thanksgiving cards are also standard size 5” x 7” and have envelopes. They all feature retro, atomic era design elements and are a perfect, simply classic choice for a Thanksgiving holiday card.

Cute Animals Thanksgiving Cards

Last but most certainly not least, we present these cute animal Thanksgiving cards. Woodland animals, turkeys, cats and horses… What could be better? These holiday cards are sure to bring a smile to anyone’s face this holiday season. Our two favorite Thanksgiving messages from this adorable collection are, “Wishing you a holiday filled with love and laughter. Happy Thanksgiving!” and “Wishing you a warm and wonderful Thanksgiving”.

The message featured in this Cute Autumn Cupcake card is just too cute: “Wishing you the sweetest Thanksgiving”.