Dazzling Birthday Candle Card

Dazzling Birthday Candle Card craft

Make a wish for a friend! Celebrate extra-special birthdays with this dazzling, 3-D card that takes the cake.

  • 1.

    Make the candles. Cut small paper squares with Crayola Scissors to make one candle for each year you’re celebrating. Decorate with Crayola® Erasable Colored Pencils. Roll squares into tubes and seal with Crayola School Glue. Draw, color, and cut out a pretend flame for each candle. Glue flames into candles.

  • 2.

    Decorate your card. Fold construction paper in half to form a tent. Design a snazzy card cover with your colored pencils and Crayola Glitter Glue. Air-dry the glue.

  • 3.

    Open the card. Write your message on the top half. Fold a 2-inch (5 cm) tab up from the bottom. Fold the tab in half to make a "cake." Glue candles into the cake. Decorate the cake with glitter glue, sequins, and beads. Air-dry the glue.

  • 4.

    Decorate an envelope. Make a matching envelope. When everything is dry, your card is ready to give!