how gorgeous is this?

August I love these fabric wrapped branches. They are used as Christmas tree, but I think they would make a lovely teepee or play tent.

Moon & Star craft that would be great with kids...put their name instead of ramadan

A Crafty Arab: Ramadan Moon & Star, also a great website for Muslim crafts

Flax fish for Matariki - Fifi Colston instructions

Flax fish for Matariki - Fifi Colston instructions Link with "The Little Fishes" legend -

Weaving with weeds - what a great project! Weaving has really fascinated my boys for some time now - we've always enjoyed simple weaving techniques and I've always been a little obsessed with hair braiding too (that's kind of 'micro weaving' right?)…

47 Incredibly Fun Outdoor Activities for Kids - Weaving with Weeds

constellation sewing cards. S is for space space fine motor skills

Stargazing With Kids – Free Fun Constellation Sewing Cards. Kids will have fun learning about their favorite stars and constellations with these fun sewing cards, also called lacing cards or lace-up cards.

Flax weaving instructions - fantail

Flax weaving instructions - fantail - DIY and Crafts

kids weaving with paper - Google Search

maori weaving art for kids

Step by step on how to lay a Hangi #aTableForTwo

I am neither Kiwi nor Maori, and never lay a hangi in my life. But after attending the Earth Masterclass at Melbourne Food and Wine Festival last weekend, I was so inspired that now suddenly have t…

Make stars from fallen leaves, easy to do with all kinds of décor and crafting possibilities!

Spider Craft- Itsy bitsy spider that actually works! From Red Ted Art.

How to make a manu taratahi

How to make a manu taratahi – Kites and manu tukutuku – Te Ara .

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Christmas Stars is to hang on a tree

Matariki Korowai (cloak)

Matariki Korowai (cloak)

It’s not what most parents expect to find in an Eric Carle book but it is very fitting in this beautiful and really touching book.

Books About Space

Draw Me a Star by Eric Carle (double click the image to request this title)

Paper Korowai

New Zealand artist Erica Lack

Flax weaving in the library during the Matariki (Maori New Year) celebration

Flax weaving in the library during the Matariki (Maori New Year) celebration …

Matariki (pelaides) - how to find it

Matariki (pelaides) - how to find it