DIY 3D 2022 Calendar (Free Printable Template!)

Easy paper crafts DIY 3D 2022 calendar: unique modern desktop faux wooden calendar! Free printable templates & fun learning activity for kids too!

It’s time for a new set of calendars again! This year we have something new: a wood grain design in addition to the color version! I really like this wood design. It’s so versatile, and would look nice on any table or desk, don’t you think? ๐Ÿ™‚

Easy paper crafts DIY 3D 2022 calendar: unique modern desktop faux wooden calendar! Free printable templates & fun learning activity for kids too!

This is such a fun DIY printable calendar that you can hold in your hands instead of flipping the pages, and it is made of just 2 pieces of paper!

unique colorful modern DIY 3D 2022 calendar

It would be so cool to use a few of these 3D calendars as Christmas tree ornaments and let your guests help themselves to a mini desk calendar for the new year!

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Check out the video tutorial or skip to written tutorial below!

Materials and tools to make 3D 2022 calendar:

Step 1:

3D 2022 calendar free template

Download and print out the 3D 2022 calendar free template (at the end of article, includes both color and black & white designs!).

Cut along the outer lines, score around each pentagon shape.

Cut along the outer lines, score around each pentagon shape. Gently fold along each scoreline.

Step 2:

Start with the first half , glue each tab to the back side of the adjacent pentagon, and form half of the dodecahedron.

glue paper 3D 2022 calendar

In case you are interested, this dodecahedron is a Platonic solid, with 12 pentagons as faces, which gives us 12 months! ๐Ÿ™‚

Helpful tip:

The key is to pay attention when you glue the tabs.

Easy paper crafts DIY 3D 2022 calendar

For the second half, do the same but leave a few of the tabs open, then glue the 2 halves together.

I found it easier to assemble the 2 halves, but leave a couple of the tabs loose (for example, the August & September tab), then glue the 2 halves together, finish with gluing the last 1 or 2 tabs.

 paper DIY 3D desk calendar

Here it is! A one-of-a-kind 3D 2022 calendar perfect for your desk, or as gifts to share with creative friends!

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Download the free template for the 3D 2021 calendar.

desktop faux wooden calendar 3D paper crafts

The pdf has 4 pages.  Page 1 and 2 is the wood version, page 3 and 4 is the colored version. Just print what you need.

Bring up the pdf,ย  and right click โ€œsaveโ€ to save. If you have trouble downloading, send this post to friends so they can download and email to you! Due to thousands of downloads happening on this site, we canโ€™t personally email files, hope you understand! ๐Ÿ™‚ย  Download calendar template here.

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Have a wonderful 2022! Happy creating! ๐Ÿ™‚

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