A Christmas tree card can be done in a simpler fashion using this Christmas tree embellishment made using the technique of Origami.
Archive for November, 2011
Following in the Christmas Origami series is the Origami Star of David which can be made using the steps explained. This is a modular origami model in which we will make 2 paper units and assemble them together.
This modular origami star is one of the easiest models to make. You can use these finished models to decorate your homes.
A cute bunny rabbit can be made in a few folds, the folding instructions of which follow.
Here is a handmade birthday card you can give your beloved ones. The card is made using simple colors and materials.
For those of you who want to put up holly leaf decorations or want to make a holly leaf wreath, these origami holly leaves could come handy.
A simple card with holly leaves and cherries can be made for Christmas. You will need card stock, rhinestones, felt, red buttons and sparkle glue.
After a long hiatus I’ve taken up card making again. And there can be no better time than the holiday season. So here we are with the first card of this holiday season.
The materials used here are card stock, snowflake punch (optional), silver lace, a rhinestone, velvet paper (alternatively felt can be used) and glue.
Make an easy clock using paper plate and construction paper. You can use this to make learning to tell time a fun activity for your kids.
Since the diya decoration I had made for Diwali had such good response both from my friends and relatives as well as from my visitors, I made another batch of diyas for Karthigai.
Here is how kids can make a Pilgrim Hat using construction paper for Thanksgiving. Minimal adult supervision could be required.
I tried out this felt gift tag for Christmas. It turned out to be pretty decent for the first time. And here’s how we make it…
Nail art designs give you the party look, the festive look and the funky look. You just have to decide what is it that you want.
Magazine pages and color paper can be recycled into pretty gift wrapping bows. These bows can be made in a few simple steps.
There are many variations of a Japanese paper ball, here is one such variation – Venus Kusudama which is made using units of four petal flowers.
Origami Pine tree ornaments can be made to brighten up your festive season.
Here is a simple wreath making craft which kids could do for Christmas.
The Harvest season of South India – Pongal is celebrated with much fervor and colorful rangolis and kolams are yet another way to add to the joy of the season. The typical pots are drawn in the kolams.
Here is a collection of rangolis with the pongal pot design.
You can make quick and cute tipis (teepees) for thanksgiving using paper plates. An easy craft for kids to try out during the holiday season.
Here are a few Rangoli designs to add more color to your homes this Christmas season!
The Sunflower paintings are a series of paintings by one of the most famous painters of all times, Vincent Van Gogh. Van Gogh painted many of these painting while he was in France primarily during the late 1880s.It is said that the first painting was made by him for his friend Paul Gauguin.