This christmas papercraft is a Arches Creche paper set, designed by Celso Battistini C. Rosa.
"A crèche," Celso says, "doesn't just continue an old tradition - it reveals the true meaning of Christmas. Because it remeinds us taht the Babe was born for us all; because it allows us to recognize that God invited everyone - rich and poor, magi and shepherds - to the manger.
"When I was a child, I simply couldn't wait to put up the Christmas nativity in our house. I kept asking my Mom if I could start, and she would say, 'We have to clean the house first; that will take about a month.'
"Do you know how long a month is for a child? I didn't understand why we had to wait for so long to start decorating. Nowadays, I smile remembering Christmases past, and I tell my children, 'We'll start putting up our creches even though the house may not be clean!'
"And I try to instill in my children not just an appreciation of nativities as art—but make them aware of their message…"
You can download this papercraft here: Christmas Papercraft - Arches Creche Free Paper Set Download