Helping hands, stars or angels

Make some salt dough and roll out very thinly, then cut out a shape of a small hand, star or angel.With a straw make a hole in the middle finger for a ribbon to be thread through when dried. Dry on top of a hot radiator or airing cupboard. When dried, you can either decorate or keep it plain. Make a label stating:

You can call upon this hands/star/angel in the coming year and I will happily help you to .......

Merry Christmas to you,

Your name

Telephone numer

This ornament can be left plain or decorated and hung anywhere in the house during christmas or the rest of the year and will remind the recipient of your pledge

  • Babysitting,
  • Shopping,

  • Decorating,

  • Cooking some meals,

  • Glifts, etc are some examples of the sort of things you could give.