Friday, 21 January 2011

Chinese New Year Crafts for Kids

Chinese New Year is on 3rd February 2011 and is a great opportunity for an oriental themed craft session.

At we have some great kids chinese new year craft kits for this occasion.

The Year of the Rabbit

2011 is the year of the rabbit, which means that you can bring your Easter bunny craft kits out early.

It would be a great opportunity to use up any bunny making crafts you have left from last Easter, perhaps topping them up with some new ones from our Easter bunny range.

Pirate Treasure Chest Craft

Ahoy me hearties!

Why not try this easy to make pirate treasure chest craft for kids. It is perfect for both boys and girls of all ages and is great for kids pirate themed craft sessions or party crafts.

It would make an ideal children's craft activity for Father's Day. Dads can store all their coins and treasures in their very own treasure chest!

Perfect for kids home craft fun and also group craft sessions.

Craft Supplies to Buy
Midi Treasure Chest
Acrylic Paint - Black
Pirate Stickers
Self Adhesive Gem Stones
Top tip: make sure you use small gems on mini boxes!
Paint Brushes

Crafty Step by Step Instructions
-Cover your work surfaces with newspaper or a tablecover.
-Divide the paint, stickers and jewels between your children.
-Paint the box using an acrylic paint.
-After allowing the box to dry, decorate with stickers and jewels.
-Jobs a good'un scallywags!

Take a look at all our kids pirate crafts here!