Learn more about the history and culture of Australia as you make the Sydney Opera House from paper plates with the kids.
Teri P from MakingFriends.com created this fun marionette for St. Patrick’s Day. Have fun making one and then watching him dance the Jig.
We thought you might like to try something new this Christmas. How about a Hawaiian snowflake? These designs were used as quilt patterns, but are perfect as package decorations, window … Read More
Here’s a craft that teaches the kids how to weave and also serves as a teaching tool for understanding and appreciating the diversity of others around them.
Create your own exotic fish and dream of snorkeling in the seas surrounding a tropical island.
Make this Samurai Paper Plate Helmet as a teaching tool for understanding Japanese history or as part of a costume. Samurai helmets come from Japan. In Japanese history the helmets, … Read More
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.
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.