St. Nicholas Print-and-Color Buttons

4 buttons
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  • 2¼ - 2½-inch plastic buttons, available at craft stores such as Hobby Lobby and Michaels
  • St. Nicholas images to print, see below
  • Markers or crayons
  • Scissors


  1. Print PDFs for needed St. Nicholas images
  2. Cut images apart
  3. Color selected image
  4. Cut out circle
  5. Put circle image into button and snap together, making sure pin is lined up straight
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Online sources for design-your-own plastic buttons: Hobby Lobby and Darice (amazon) and help support; thank you. The Hobby Lobby buttons snap together securely.

Designs 1 & 3 from our online coloring book. Designs 2 & 4 from our Clip Art page, #2 by Joseph Marquis, courtesy of Pauline Books & Media; #4 courtesy of the Ade Bethune Collection, College of St. Catherine Library, St. Paul, MN 55105.

Special thanks to Lara Oliver, St. Elizabeth Orthodox Christian Church, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

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