Mandalas come to us from southeast Asia. The word “mandala” originates in Hindu and Buddhist practice, in which the mandala is a symbolic expression of cosmology and serves as a … Read More
April 25 is Anzac Day. Help the kids learn more about the culture and history of our Australian neighbors while making this Wooly Sheep craft. Trivia: Australia is the leading … Read More
Get into the spirit of Cinco De Mayo by making your own Sombrero.
When you are setting up your barnyard, don’t forget the sheep. These fuzzy creatures are fun to make and play with.
January 23, 2012 is Chinese New Year and this year is the Year of the Dragon. What could be more fun than creating your own dragon to celebrate.
This is a simple project that can be used to teach the littlest crafters the seven principles of Kwanzaa.
Punched paper dots are the paint for this original bolo tie. Learn some of the Aboriginal symbols such as concentric circles for campsites or waterholes: straight lines for routes between … Read More
Here is an easy card for kids that reinforces the spirit of Kwanzaa.
Indian Headband Napkin Holder
These Indian headband napkin rings are wonderful Thanksgiving crafts for children to make. Perfect for a school project, or to make at home and add the perfect touch to your … Read More
This is a fun craft whether you are putting together costumes for a play, studying the Chinese culture or working on a Halloween Costume.
Native American Dance Fan
September 24th is Native American Day. Learn more about our Native American tribes and their customs. You can get started with making this Native American Dance Fan.
Highland Cows look a little different from the cows we are used to seeing in the USA. One of our Scottish friends was kind enough to send us this craft … Read More
There are two kinds of boomerangs, the non-returning which were used for hunting and the returning boomerangs used mostly for sport. They are often decorated with designs important to the … Read More
Kids can create a family of wood worry dolls with heavy braid and a matching box for their home. Worry dolls are traditionally made in Guatemala are thought to soothe your fears … Read More
Make this pretty Faceted Shamrock Pin to show that on March 17th you too are Irish.
Lucky Chinese Red Envelope
Chinese red envelopes are commonly given out during the Chinese New Year, weddings, and birthdays and are considered to be very auspicious gifts. Red symbolizes fire and fire is thought … Read More