I’m sure if you are here you have seen the adorable Santa Cam Ornaments using realistic lenses. It has to be the best way to get the kiddos to behave and make them think that Santa is always watching, right?
DIY Santa Cams are so easy to make, and I love freebies, so, I am giving you free svg files so you can make your own!
Today is the day that you learn to make your very own Santa Cam Ornament. And more importantly, get a few months of extremely good behavior from the kiddos.
What Does The Santa Cam Do?
In short, it is a round ornament that a camera lens has been attached to.
For example, it includes the words, Santa Cam, on the front to make it clear that this is how Santa is watching what I am doing.
But, you can optionally add a red dot to make it more similar to a real camera. I don’t think smaller kids will even notice that there isn’t one.
For example, the idea of a Santa Cam is I suppose similar to an elf on a shelf. Firstly, after making it is to hang the ornament on your tree. So, that it looks like an actual spy cam.
The way it works is, make sure to let the kids know since Santa can’t be everywhere at 1 time, this is how he will see if they are naughty or nice.
How Do You Make Santa Cam Ornaments With Lenses?
Make sure to grab my free file, print the instructions, and complete the project, however, you will need to provide your email address to access the files.
After that, you can, toss this easy project inside a mailer box with the letter from Santa and make it look like the package is straight from the north pole.
Above all, the kids will be talking about this for a while, and so will friends and family.
To clarify, you don’t need much to make this adorable Santa Cam Ornament all you need is.
- Large Clear Ball Ornaments
- Red Glitter
- Cell Phone Camera Lenses
- Cricut Black Adhesive Vinyl
- Medicine Dropper
- Standard Grip Mat
- Weeding Tool
- Cricut Machine
- Hot Glue Gun and Glue
- Brayer Tool
- Holder For Scrap Vinyl
Are you looking for more Christmas Ideas?
If you are interested in some other holiday ornaments and project here is a Santa Cam ornament paper craft that is just as adorable as this one. Also, you have to check out this Winter Hat DIY Christmas Ornaments. Another personal favorite is this Cricut Joy Christmas Ornament With Free SVG!
Grab The Free Santa Cam SVG, PNG, and PDF printable letter from Santa below.
A Santa Cam Ornament is an ornament that looks like a video camera. You hang it on your tree and the kids behave because they think Santa is watching them through the Santa Cam Ornament.
The Santa Cam is designed to detour your children from misbehaving, by making them think that Santa is watching through the tiny cam lens.