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Ganesh Chaturthi 2019 craft: Make a paper Ganpati with your child

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Spend quality time with your kids creating a colourful paper Ganesha, with these step-by-step instructions. Use this time to talk about the festival and spark your child's creativity.

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: How to make an eco-friendly Ganesha with kids at home

Ganesh Chaturthi 2019: Almost 2,033 metric tonnes of waste is left behind after the Ganpati immersion. Though we welcome Bappa with open hearts, his immersion is followed by a trail of scattered waste which hardly becomes compost and mostly finds its way to the dump yards or water bodies.


Bead jewellery to stamps: 3 DIY crafts your kids can make in less than an hour

Wondering how to keep your kids engaged? Get them to try these super-easy and colourful crafts, which they will surely enjoy making.

Holi 2019: How kids can make these 7 natural colours at home

To make natural Holi colours, you need to first choose the base for the colour. It could be besan, maida or corn flour. First experiment with a small quantity of ingredients. Once you are sure of the method, you can start making colours.

Rose Day 2019: Get your kids to make these DIY roses at home

Rose Day is held on February 7 to celebrate love. Help your child in making these DIY artificial roses of different colours at home.

Books and tutorials to teach your child to make paper airplanes

Paper planes recently made an appearance during a debate in the Indian Parliament. However, folding sheets of paper for hours of flying fun is becoming a lost art. Here some books and tutorials that teach your child to make paper airplanes and help you rewind to your childhood.


How to make a DIY Christmas tree craft with your child

Christmas 2018: The festive season is the perfect time for some do-it-yourself fun with the kids, who love cutting paper and using glue to create magical shapes. Get creative making stars, ornaments to decorate the tree. Children will get a sense of pride and achievement seeing the handmade decorations on the festive tree. Here, we show how you can make a paper tree and decorations.

Does your child love cutting and playing with scissors? Here’s how it helps

If children have significant difficulty cutting the strips, give them play dough strips to cut. Only when they have achieved the necessary scissors skills and grasp, they can move on to cutting narrow paper strips.

Happy Diwali: Try these DIY crafts with your child

Diwali is the best time to have lamps and lights all around the house. You can make your own lampshades of different shapes and patterns.

8 DIY crafts your kids can make on Halloween

Bats, spiders, mummies and ghosts become the resident guests during this time of the year. Get into the spirit with these quick and easy crafts to try out with your kids.