Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Valentine's Day and Chinese New Year Crafts









































Some Valentine's Day and Chinese New Year Crafting this past week....

Cross-Stitching Hearts















Felted/Wood Finger Puppets

























Valentine's Nook in the Dell








Hanging Hearts




















Weaving














Red & Pink Window Stars






















Chinese Lanterns With "Wang" (King-Tiger) Symbols



Masks
Magical Window Stars
Dragon Dance: A Chinese New Year LTF: A Chinese New Year Lift-the-Flap Book (Lift-the-Flap, Puffin)

13 comments:

Grandma said...

It looks very festive at the Dell, as always!

Melissa said...

It all looks so beautiful and inspiring! You have put me in the valentines spirit now :)

childhood magic said...

love it all! what a wonderful home!

Ayurvedic Naturopath: Aurore Adamkiewicz, ND said...

WOW- it is putting me in the mood for love- those pink and red window stars are wonderful-perfect mixture for Valentine and Chinese New Year. Beautiful Holiday at the Dell : )

Naturalearthfarm said...

Your children are so creative.. I wonder where they get it from:)
Warm wishes,
Tonya

Tammy said...

Your home always looks like it's filled with such gentle, earthy, peaceful learning. :)

Jen said...

How fun! So lively and festive! Happy Chinese New Year to your family and I'm excited to see you all at the end of the month!
Jen

Hannah said...

Lovely window stars :o)
I'm feeling inspired to get some more weaving done after seeing that photo!

Marina said...

Oh what fun there is at the Dell! Those window stars are gorgeous and I love all the photos of your kids and their crafts!

sarah in the woods said...

It's all so beautiful and fun! I just got some kite paper in the mail yesterday, so we're making the stars today.

Jacqui said...

It is all so inspiring in this space. Hope you are enjoying this special weekend.

Mamawild said...

The stars are just stunning...how beautiful. : )

Kimmie said...

I love the Valentine and CNY crafts. We are having a CNY party at my house on the 26th. I had already planned to make lanterns, but the masks you posted gave me the idea to make tiger masks if I can find some plain masks for the kids to decorate. The Valentine stars are gorgeous, by the way!