Wrap some baker's twine or other string around a wooden block to create a graphic textured stamp. -can also use rubber bands- Stamp on inside of paper bags from grocery store or paper that comes in mailed packages, use as wrapping paper.
print a digital picture, glued it to tag board and cut out. The kids painted them black and glued them on the white paper. Next, they painted the large white paper to make the frame and that was that. Simple, original and beautiful!