New Zealand Crafts
With its interesting and unique birds and the rich culture of the Maoris, a New Zealand theme offers some fun craft possibilities for kids! We've got a collection of New Zealand craft ideas here which we hope will provide inspiration and ideas for all ages.
New Zealand Colouring Pages
Take a trip to New Zealand with us by printing and enjoying our New Zealand colouring pages! You'll find, not surprisingly, a couple of kiwi birds to colour, but we've also got Kiwi landmarks and even Kiwi favourites like the wonderful and hotly supported sport of rugby! We've got a fun hand-drawn map of New Zealand to colour in, which points out some of the icons of the country. For our New Zealand landmark colouring pages we have chosen the Beehive in Wellington (the country's Government…
SWAPS, Kiwi Style
As patrol leader of her Guide troop, The Fashionista had to take patrol time this week. One of the clauses in her book suggested making something for a girl to give away at an international event she was attending. Thus, she decided to have her unit make SWAPS. SWAPS stands for Special Whatchamacallits Affectionately Pinned Somewhere or Share With A Pal and are a wee homemade item that usually represents the person giving them, or their unit or even the event, that ythey can pin to their hat…
New Zealand Poi Craft
Poi are balls on strings that Maori women manipulate in a special dance with great skill. You can find out more about them on our New Zealand Poi page and watch a video which will show you all sorts of moves you can practise when you have made your own poi!
The New Zealand Art Activity Book: 100+ Ideas for Creative Kids
Forget old-fashioned colouring books! Let the world of New Zealand art unleash your children’s imaginations in The NZ Art Activity Book: 100+ Ideas for Creative Kids.