Origami Carp Kite

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Description

Japanese families fly colourful carp kites and banners outside their homes on Chldren’s Day.

Resources

Origami (two colours) paper or colored paper
String
Sellotape
(Glue optional)
Short bamboo sticks (Bought from Garden Centre 10 for £2, Cut in two, had to saw at snapping in two caused them to split. Warn for splinters)
Sticky googley eyes (optional)
Felt pens

Instructions

Girls need to make three fishes of different sizes as shown in attached
Decorate with Chinese symbols for good luck

Tags

  • artist
  • craft
  • creative
  • cultures
  • travel

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