Free 3D Christmas Tree Templates (PDF & .studio Versions)

My first Silhouette project to share:) 3D Tree original design: Cartonus (New Year)

Click here to download Silhouette Studio Cut File (.studio)

Click here to download the printable template (.pdf)

Supplies besides paper: Silhouette (or Printer + Scissors + Scoring Tool), Glue

[Optional]: Stamp, Punch, Tooth Pick, Twine

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Assembly Steps:

1. (Print and) Cut the template on card stock or patterned paper. Score the score lines if using the printable version.

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2. [Optional] Stamp.  Or adhere patterned paper panels to the tree fronts. leaving a 1/16” border on all sides.

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3. Fold the fold lines: Valley Fold as the four arrows shown; Others: Mountain Fold.

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4. (Stamp the tree before you) Glue both branchy edges together.

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5. Put the piece with NO FLAP down first.

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6. Then tuck down the piece with big flaps. Keep the two small flaps out as shown.

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7. Tuck the small flaps in.

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8. [Optional] make the star top. I punched two stars from scrap and glued a tooth pick in between them.

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9. Ooh la la~ A super cute Christmas Tree. The tooth pick fits right in!

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10. Decorate however way you want! Remember: if you want to stamp on the tree, do it before Step 4.

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I made a little tag to go with it for Just Us Girls Sketch Challenge. But I think I like it plain. Well, we have two sides! :”)

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I just love Christmas Crafting. My DH has been playing Christmas songs since he saw the trees. Have Fun!


26 thoughts on “Free 3D Christmas Tree Templates (PDF & .studio Versions)

  1. peggyjoyce says:

    Love those trees! Have considered a Silhouette but since I’m a Mac user I’ve hesitated….think I’ll check out the vendor you mentioned (Oh My Crafts) and see what they’ve got, maybe I’ll take the plunge.
    BTW, great tutorial photos, very easy and clear directions. Nice work.

    • Waffle Flower Crafts says:

      Hi Peggy, I am on Mac too! I thought that is why we want silhouette because they have a Mac version. There will be a Illustrator plugin for Lion 15th this month. Before that I am using Robomaster in Paralleled Desktop Windows:)

      Sent from my iPhone

  2. danagustafson says:

    Outstanding 3D trees! I love how you made them and the tutorial is so great! What a wonderful share. Thanks so much for playing along this week in the Just Us Girls triangle sketch challenge!

  3. Kathryn B says:

    Wow this is such an awesome tree template! I love how you decorated them with the lights and the twine is my favorite one!

    Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls this week!

  4. Amy Kolling says:

    Wowzers! Look at those amazing trees! Your decorations were perfect! Thanks for playing along wtih Wee Memories!

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