33 Cool world DIY projects

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  1. Aztec Codex

    Aztec Codex

    The Aztecs made stories by carving pictures into bark and leather. Make your codex by drawing a few pictures to tell your own story!

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  2. Egyptian Amulet

    Egyptian Amulet

    Shall we make The Eye of Horus? Maybe a cat? How about an Ankh, or a scarab beetle??? Decorate an amulet with...

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  3. Suminagashi: Marbleized Painting

    Suminagashi: Marbleized Painting

    Suminagashi is a Japanese art where you create your art on water first and transfer it to paper. It is beautiful and very relaxing to...

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  4. Paper Picado

    Paper Picado

    Why not have your children help decorate for special occasions and birthday parties? I love this sweet banner made from bright colored tissue paper. Much...

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  5. Tanabata Tree

    Tanabata Tree

    Tanabata is a Japanese holiday that is celebrated between July and August around different parts of Japan. This holiday is based on a story...

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  6. Sun Pinata!

    Sun Pinata!

    Create a traditional pinata from flour paste, newspaper and paint.

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  7. Russian Piroshki

    Russian Piroshki

    Get a taste of Russia and make some delicious Piroshki with your kids! Piroshki are basically small Russian pastries filled with finely chopped meat...

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  8. Papel Picado for Cinco de Mayo

    Papel Picado for Cinco de Mayo

    Make a papel picado banner to decorate your home in preparation for Cinco de Mayo! It's an easy, mess-less, colorful craft for your wee ones.

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  9. Origami Pyramid Passover Centerpiece

    Origami Pyramid Passover Centerpiece

    Origami and geometric shapes are all the rage, so origami pyramids for your Passover table seem oh so perfect to create with your little ones!...

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  10. Russian Architecture!

    Russian Architecture!

    Russia has such incredible architecture that it's easy to be inspired by (particularly the onion domes). Your children can focus on the shapes, as the...

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  11. Olympic Ring Flag Stamp

    Olympic Ring Flag Stamp

    Talk to your little ones about what the Olympics represent, why it's important to represent all regions on the world while they are making this...

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  12. Rain Stick

    Rain Stick

    Teach your kids about the importance of rain and the water cycle while they make these colorful, fun-to-make, rain sticks. This is a nice way...

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  13. Make a Didgeridoo

    Make a Didgeridoo

    Use a mailing tube and some acrylic paints to create these beautiful didgeridoos from Australia.

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  14. Olympic Torch Craft

    Olympic Torch Craft

    Teach your kids about the origins of the Olympics and the modern Olympic Games we have today! They'll be learning while they are having fun...

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  15. Mosaic Earth Lid

    Mosaic Earth Lid

    Colored rice is a lot of fun to work with and our earth came out so beautiful with the rice texture. This is a great...

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