Paper Lantern Craft for Chinese New Year

Celebrate Chinese New Year with a fun decorative paper lantern craft! In 2013 Chinese New Year falls this Sunday, February 10th. According to the Chinese zodiac, this year will celebrate the year of the snake, which is noted for steady progress and attention to detail. Why not put those characteristics to good use in completing this fun paper lantern craft activity! Materials: Red construction paper Ruler Pencil Scissors Glue Gold glitter Directions: Fold paper in half Read more [...]

Paper Lantern Craft

Brighten things up with this fun paper lantern craft! Paper lanterns make any occasion or decor more festive. Here's an idea for a paper lantern craft for both kids and adults that can turn them into something truly special. Materials: Paper lanterns. (Click here to find a variety of different lanterns.) Tissue paper  Scissors Glue stick Directions: Decide on a design for your lantern. Simple shapes work the best. Lightly draw the shapes you wish to use on tissue Read more [...]