Project Guide

How to Make a Christmas Advent Calendar

1
MEASURE YOUR BOARDS
  • Lay the board flat, and lay the yardstick across the board. 
  • Make marks at 4, 8, 12 and 16 inches with the pencil. 
  • Continue to do this across each board.
2
ADD NAILS
  • Nail one nail in each of the spots you have measured and marked. 
  • You should end up with 24 nails in total.
3
ADD DATES
  • Use the paper key tags to add dates to the calendar. 
  • Write out the numbers 1 through 24 on the tags. 
  • Attach the tags to the ornaments to coordinate with each day of Advent.
4
HANG THE ORNAMENTS

Attach the ornaments using ribbon in sequential order on your calendar and it is ready to be hung.