Chip Taylor Communications

Subject: Arts: Instruction & How-to

Hands On Crafts for Kids Series 2: Around the World

As kids explore their own creativity through crafts, they also learn about other countries and cultures. Children quickly discover there is no right or wrong way to be creative. A portion of proceeds is donated to non-profit projects. Produced by Katherine Stull, Inc. Programs available on 13 individual DVDs, Digital Click for more

2. China

02. China

In China we’re having a New Year's party complete with games, masks, dancing, music and lights. Projects of the Far East include: Tangram Set - You won’t believe what you can make from just 7 pieces of paper; Chinese Dragon Mask - When the first new moon enters the sign of Aquarius, farmers and merchants perform dragon and lion dances to usher in a prosperous new year. Create this colorful foam mask and join in the celebration; Dragon Dance Stick - Join the celebration with your own fiery dragon dance made with Styrofoam, paper and glue; Panda - One of the most beloved animals of China and a traditional Chinese technique combine in this fanciful picture; Magpie Wind Chime - The Magpie is a traditional symbol of joy. Combine this exotic bird with the delicate sounds of the wind; Festive Hanging Lantern - This paper lantern is perfect for the full moon of Chinese New Year or to hang in your own yard on a warm evening. Metallic, two-sided paper and decorative scissors give it a new look. 02/07DE PI 30 min.
Also See: Dynasties of China: 2000 B.C. - 1600 A.D.; Asia 1: China - Hong Kong ; China - Hong Kong 1 & 2 and Macau; China Profile Series

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