Each day Mary and Joseph move one step closer to Bethlehem.
They stick to the felt with the scratchy side of the Velcro. They are also lined with fusible webbing to make them stiffer.
The other ladies at the craft day wrote their numbers on, but my mom cut hers from felt instead. I like that so much better! I'll be sharing a tutorial on how to cut out nice numbers from felt sometime soon.
On Christmas Day, Mary and Joseph finally make it to the stable...
and Baby Jesus is laid in his manger.
Guess what? I now have a free pattern you can print to make your very own calendar! I even wrote out the instructions! Yippee! What are you waiting for?! CLICK HERE to see the pattern and get started!