• Yoshika Lowe

Make a Paper Star Lantern


Although Christmas is a Christian holiday, people of many faiths, including Hindus and Muslims can be seen celebrating the holiday in India. It is easy to tell who is celebrating Christmas by the colorful paper star lanterns hung outside of home and stores. The stars, made of paper can be lit at night to represent the Star of Bethlehem.

Paper Star Lanterns  Photo Credit: McCay Savage

For this craft project you will need:

Pretty paper or card-stock

Printer

Scissors

Glue or double sided tape

Needle and thread

There are many tutorials online for making them. Here is one: How to Make a Paper Star Lantern

And this video provides instructions in real time.

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