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Carp Kite Drawing Song for Boy's Day

2 years agoHobbies / Crafts : Zakka Life

Learn how to draw a carp kite with this cute Ekaki Uta (Drawing Song). It's another easy but fun way to celebrate the Japanese holiday Boy's Day (May 5th). Don't worry that it's not in English, you or your children will still be able to follow the directions. My children really like these videos. In fact, when I was composing this post, I found my son behind me hoping I was going to play the video.
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Craft Project: Miniature Boy's Day Kites

Hobbies / Crafts : Zakka Life (4 years ago)

Happy Boy's Day everyone! In honor of the Japanese holiday I decided to make some miniature boy's day kites to hang from a pencil. They're super simple to make and require just a few materials.Supplies:Fish templatePencilScissorsThr... Read Post

Japanese Holiday: Boy's Day

Hobbies / Crafts : Zakka Life (5 years ago)

This Tuesday, May 5th will be Boy's Day (Tango no Sekku). I got all the decorations out for this special day to display in our house. We will be hanging the koi fish (pictured above) outside our house. The carp is a popular symbol o... Read Post

Happy Hinamatsuri

Hobbies / Crafts : Zakka Life (2 years ago)

Happy Hinamatsuri! Here's a cute Ekaki Uta (drawing song) that teaches children how to draw a Hinamtsuri doll set. Songs like these are created to help children remember how to draw a specific image. You can find more videos like th... Read Post


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