Christmas craft workshops in Cornwall and Plymouth

If you’d like a natural, homemade Christmas, look no further than one of the Christmas craft workshops taking place across Cornwall and Plymouth. Can't make it? We've also included some ideas to try at home as well.

Wooden reindeer at Trelissick, Cornwall

Craft your own wooden reindeer at Trelissick

Learn how to make a reindeer from green wood with the rangers in this 20 minute workshop. Your creation is the perfect rustic decoration for you to take home.

Dominique Coiffait cutting flowers for the Commemoration Garland

Festive workshops and crafts at Cotehele

Whether you'd like to learn a new craft or just have fun with family, there's an activity to suit you at Cotehele this Christmas.

Tudor Father Christmas in the Great Chamber at Trerice

Christmas at Trerice

Warm yourself by the fire, make decorations for the tree, celebrate with good food and visit a very special Father Christmas. Your guide to the festive season at Trerice.

Wreath making

12 easy steps for making your Christmas wreath 

A wreath on the front door is a festive welcome to all that visit over the Christmas period. Learn how to make your own here.

Visitors make paper chains near the Christmas tree at Attingham Park

Christmas crafts how-to guides 

From paper chains and pine cones to scented orange slices, keep little fingers busy and learn how to make traditional decorations for a greener Christmas.

A pine cone being used to make a mouse Christmas decoration

Nine handmade Christmas ideas 

Looking for handmade inspiration this Christmas? Here's a list of crafty things to made from our favourite bloggers, from ice lanterns to old fashioned wrapping paper.

Visitors baking in the kitchen at a National Trust property

Three easy Christmas baking recipes for kids 

Christmas is a great time of year to get stuck in in the kitchen. Get the whole family involved with these three simple recipes.