40 Amazing Christmas Gift Wrapping Ideas You can Make Yourself
It’s hard to believe it, but the holiday season is upon us! This year, why not get an early start on gift wrapping and do something extra special for your friends and family? Part of
bookhoucraftprojects: Project #53 Cherry Blossom Branch
Cherry Blossom Branch by Kristen Sutcliffe from New House Project Cherry blossom season is coming up in Japan, so I thought I would make something to remember that. I am always missing Japan. I made two different versions. What You'll...
Chinese New Year Snake Craft
Kids can celebrate the Year of the Snake by crafting a serpent from a cardboard tube and construction paper.
Coffee Filter Fan
Have the kids make their own Oriental Coffee Filter Fan. This is a quick and easy craft that doesn't require many materials, but looks authentic and beautiful!
Paper Craft: Chinese New Year Decor
Difficulty: Easy Age: 5 and up (with help from adults as necessary) Description Chinese New Year is coming! While shopping for New Year De...
How to... make a Japanese Scoubidou Doll - Red Ted Art - Make crafting with kids easy & fun
These are very cute little “Japanese Scoubidou Dolls” that I actually learnt to make in Japan! How cool is that? Scoubidou’s are actually a very basic form of Macrame, so, if you have ever wondered how to macrame or you wanted to give macrame a go, then you may like starting of with Scoubis. As […]
Woo Hoo! Thursday marks 100 days of school. Well, not really, Friday marks 100 days on our calendar but since we have Valentines Day off on Monday, we celebrate Valentines on Friday. It's complicated. So we started out the day reading our "100s Day BAGS". These are a fun homework project I sent home on Monday. Each student had to count out 100 edible items into a brown bag I provided. Then on the outside they were instructed to write 3 clues about what was inside. They couldn't tell anybody…
D.I.Y. Paper Peonies
Hope you are all enjoying the Chinese New Year festivities with your loved ones! We really enjoyed making the paper peonies for our CNY greeting yesterday, so we thought we’d share with you t…