In China, folks hand-craft these geometric gems, fill them with insect-repelling herbs, and hang them up during the Dragonboat Festival which happens in the hot and muggy 5th month of the lunar calendar.

Dragon Boat Decoration Kit

  • This kit contains:

    • die-cut and perforated folding base to make one decoration
    • ribbon, available in many colors
    • coordinating tassel 
    • decorative corner pins to complete one Dragon Boat Decoration.
    • Also included is an 8 page full color booklet describing the winding process. An easy and impressive craft for ages 12 – 99!

    You will also need scotch tape and sharp scissors to complete this project.


    All Taproot Folk Arts Shop kits are made in the USA.

  • Video instruction soon available on Taproot Video!

    This kit comes with an 8 page full-color booklet, which will teach you exactly how to make the ornament. If you choose, there will be also a video class available for purchase (as a DVD, or streaming) on the Instructor's Co-op website; Taproot Video. This video will become available in late 2018.

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