Koinobori Windsocks

Koinobori Windsocks

These Koinobori or flying carp windsocks are a great way to celebrate Kodomo no Hi (or Children's Day) in Japan Your little ones will have fun making them and can parade them around with pride! Enjoy!

Ages:
6 - 9
Est. Time:
1-2 hours

How we did it:

Materials List

  1. some lightweight fabric - cotton works well
  2. acrylic craft paint
  3. gel glue
  4. paintbrush
  5. sewing machine
  6. 12-14" length of wire
  7. pole - natural bamboo garden stake (optional)
  8. fishing line
  9. fishing swivel - optional