Chinese Dragons are symbols of wealth, wisdom, power and nobility, they are a must to welcome the New Year and at all Chinese celebrations.

No? I love this elaborate cardboard dragon posted by Creativeman on Instructables.

Make a Cardboard Dragon Boat! Jennifer DeCristoforo Lucky Bamboo Book of Crafts. While enjoying some of the local Rieslings, I noticed some photos hanging on the wall of what appeared to be a cardboard boat race. Everybody knows how to make an origami plane, boat or a box? A wonderful mom in Hong Kong shared this image of dragon boats made with her son's class from my book!

Origami Dragon Instructions for Kids to Enjoy Their Creative Streak.

Crayons or Markers. Paper. 11 Jan, 2017 Betty Bose 0. Supplies. Whatever they choose these crafts will be lots of fun to make. Instructions. They had a big celebration and raced the boats!

Christmas Projects Holiday Crafts Chinese Arts And Crafts Chinese New Year Dragon Boat Theme Boat Crafts Fun Crafts Chinese Lessons Chinese Festival. Paper DollsPaper Dolls are a great craft for young children to practice their cutting skills and acting out different scenerios. : A few years back, I found myself at a winery on Seneca Lake in upstate NY. If you're interested in other designs, check out www.flyingpaperdragons.com. Larger dragon boats have other decorations such as flags or ceremonial umbrellas like those shown in the above picture.

Thank you, Lynn! This Instructable will show you how to create your own flying paper dragon. In fact, upon further inspection you’ll see that he’s got about 11 cardboard projects uploaded to the DIY site. Click on Printables and print out the pattern for the dragon boat, then cut out, draw some paddlers, and color both sides; (To make it fun, children can draw their family members as paddlers.) Introduction: How to Make a Flying Paper Dragon. Chinese Dragons are the ultimate "good luck" symbol! This is a great activity for dragon themed birthday parties or even just a rainy afternoon. Scissors. Make this gorgeous Chinese Dragon Craft to add a touch of good fortune and wealth to your home! However, do you know how to make an origami dragon..? And folding up the edges around it. Origami Dinosaur.

Fun stuff! Step 4: Fold out the edges of the paper so that the cone in the center sticks up, add volume to your boat by sticking your fingers into this cone.

The art of making crafts using paper, called origami, is fun. In this instructable we'll be making everyone's favorite dragon, Toothless!

Glue . ... let the kids decide what kind of dragon and dinosaur crafts they would like to make.