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.