Life’s a beach! Create this adorable Elf on the Shelf Beach scene with an umbrella, shells, sand and a few supplies found around the house. New creative, funny, and original Elf on the Shelf Ideas daily.
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For many of these Elf on the Shelf ideas, make sure you have an elf that can bend. You can do that easily with our Bendable Elf on the Shelf tutorial. You also can shop our collection of Elf Printables for ideas to cover the entire season!
Elf on the Shelf Beach Scene
If your Elf needs a break from the cold temperatures, create your own Elf on the Shelf beach indoors. Using a beach backdrop, elf can relax in the sun dreaming of the waves.
Elf on the Shelf Supplies Needed
- The Elf on the Shelf Doll
- Cocktail umbrella
- Play Sand
- Printed Beach Photo (we share one in our Free Elf Printables)
Using a virtual or printable beach scene, stage our Elf to look like he is at the beach. You can use fun Barbie props, doll house props, or even sandbox sand.
You can consider adding a desk lamp that might look like the a head lamp or warm source like the sun.
Elf on the Shelf Printables
Of course, if your Elf loves the beach consider sending a beach postcard! During the off season, you Elf can drop a line with an Elf Beach Postcard.
Our most popular Elf on the Shelf printables can be found in our Elf Store. Shop Elf costumes, our Elf Twister board, Jokes for Kids, our Magic Shrinking Machine and so much more!
Free Elf Printables
While we did not use this Elf on the Shelf beach backdrop photo, we have included it in the Free Elf on the Shelf printables library.
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What is Elf on the Shelf?
Elf on the Shelf is a Christmas Tradition. The tradition has a book and a elf doll. The book is poetic and in rhyme sharing the purpose of the Elf’s visits. The Elf visits each Thanksgiving. He/She goes and returns from the North Pole each evening. Every morning he can be found in a new location in the house. The Elf has been found in the refrigerator, fishing in the toilet, writing messages on the mirror or hanging from the lights. It is VERY IMPORTANT, the Elf is not touch each evening or his Christmas magic will be lost! Each family is able to name their special elf. The elves return to their home (Santa’s North Pole Work shop) every Christmas Eve. An Elf’s Story can also be found on DVD.
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