- Design your own wrapping paper for Hanukkah gifts. Use
craft paper or newsprint and stamp Hanukkah symbols such as
a menorah or a dreidel onto the paper. Or draw symbols with
glue and sprinkle with blue and silver glitter.
- Make your very own beeswax candles for the family
menorah! Beeswax is sold in sheets in lots of different
colors. Simply place a length of wick onto a sheet, then
roll the sheet tightly around the wick. Press the edge of
the wax sheet to the roll, and you've got beautiful
- Make Star of David decorations for your home. Form a
triangle with 3 popsicle sticks and glue them together.
Form another triangle the same way. Glue the two triangles
together in the form of a Star of David. Draw squiggly
lines on the star with glue, and sprinkle with blue glitter
if you wish. Hang the stars around your home, using yarn or
- Decorate plain blue ball ornaments with silver and gold
paint pens. Draw Hanukkah symbols such as a dreidel and a
Star of David. Attach a piece of pretty ribbon to the
ornaments and hang them in windows and on cupboard handles.
About The Author: About the Author:
Deborah Shelton is a mother, freelance writer, and author
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By Lovely Khatri. (Guest Post) 10/22/2006 Flag
I found your Hanukkah Craft Ideas really interesting and most importantly, very easy and comfortable for the kids to try. I would recommend these to everyone to try out.
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