Chinese New Year

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Lacing a card in the shape of a horse


Printed card cut to shape of a horse, Thread


Each Beaver is given a picture printed on card and cut out in the shape of a horse, this has holes punched in all round the edges, they are given some thread (wool) with sellotape stuck and twisted round one end to form a firm point, using the thread they sew through the holes round the card and tie off when finished. This is the year of the Horse (2014) but other shapes can be used.


  • craft activity
  • Indoor
  • sewing

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