How to draw a snowflake step by step: Free printable

Want to know how to draw a fabulous snowflake? Then we’ve got the printable for you. Insturctions on how to draw a snowflake, and a little bit of space to then have a go.

How to draw a snowflake - simple instructions for you to print out NOW and do with the kids! #winter #snowflakes #kidsactivities #kids

However, if you don’t manage to do it, then print it out again to have another bash.

The instructions on the sheet (in case you would like to see) are:

  1. Draw a vertical line and mark its centre (a) Cross the centre with two lines (b), (c)
  2. The main “body” of the snowflake is done, so we can now add the “arms” in almost end of the lines. Keep them symmetrical!
  3. Sketch 2 circles (a smaller and a bigger ones) in the middle.
  4. Draw a hexagon around the bigger circle and the middle of the sides touch the points of the arms.
  5. Fill the space between each of the arms and the body lines with a colour you choose.

There are only 5 steps and they are really simple to do, so even smaller children should be OK with them.

To get the download, just click on the image below.

How to draw a snowflake - simple instructions for you to print out NOW and do with the kids! #winter #snowflakes #kidsactivities #kids

If you like this activity, why not check out the other winter activities that we have on the site?

  • Winter paper dolls: Including Christmas Jumper Paper Dolls!
  • Some lovely winter coloring pages, which include more snowflakes of course. We have a page for adults and for kids to color in at the same time. A really lovely activity for you to do together. We have a range of this type of colouring including cats, the ocean, and a woodland scene as well,
  • Are you after a scavenger hunt for the kids this winter? We have a great winter scavenger hunt for them, to help get them out and about despite the cold,
  • If you are looking for a winter game, how about a maths game? We’ve got a roll-a-snowman game, and finally
  • How about a snowman craft for the kids too? All you need is a little bit of Washi tape.

We always have a few round-ups on the site as well, so do check out the other Snowman craft we have, and our winter printables, and snowflake activities.

There are a lot of amazing winter activities beyond our site as well, what about checking out:

  • Little Bins for Little Hands has some excellent science ideas for winter,
  • Easy Peasy and Fun has a few winter activities that are specifically designed to be colourful, and
  • Hands on as we Grow has loads of great ideas for snow based activities in case we do get some of the white stuff this year.

Thanks so much for dropping over and coming to check out our activities on the site. We do hope you have enjoyed this how to draw a snowflake printable. If you have, why not check out our weekly newsletter so you don’t miss the activities and printables that we share each week? We’ve got free printables, reviews, advice and giveaways galore!

Take care, and hope you see you again soon.

Helen

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