mail a hug

Ever want to send someone a hug? Well, it’s easier than you think! This simple DIY will brighten someone’s day and teach kids the importance of showing loved ones how much they matter to you. So, gather the littles for this big important project. Big hugs all around!

What You’ll Need:
construction paper (large sheets)
scissors
glue stick or tape
colored markers or crayons

mail a hug supplies

Glue or tape together pieces of construction paper. Use enough paper to be able to trace around the upper half of the hugger.

trace child with arms outstretched to both sides

After the tracing, color the hug!

color and decorate

Cut the paper around the traced lines.

cut with scissors

When you're ready to mail them, fold 'em up and add to an envelope that can easily fit it, like a large padded envelope.

mail the hug!

watch how it's done!