St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

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On March 17th every year Ireland and many countries of the world celebrate St. Patrick`s Day. Saint Patrick was the patron of Ireland and a saint who brought Christianity to the nation. Shamrock is the national symbol of Ireland and according to the legend Saint Patrick chose this plant to illustrate the Holy Trinity to the Irish. Knowing this we offer you to make a lovely decoration with the symbol shamrock — a paper Shamrock Garland. It`s a very simple craft that`ll be easy for little ones to complete.

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Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

You`ll need:

— a long narrow tape from crepe paper;
— scissors;
— a pencil.

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Making:

Cut the tape of the needed length and width from the crepe paper of a green colour. Draw a template in the shape of a shamrock that`ll match the width of your tape. Cut it. The template in the photo has the size 4,5x5 cm. If you can, you may draw a shamrock on the folded paper workpiece.

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Fold the tape accordion style.

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Place the template on the workpiece in such a way so that its edges on the left and on the right may extend beyond the template. It`ll prevent the garland to fall apart into separate elements.

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Cut the shamrock by the contour through all the layers, leaving uncut the parts where the template extends the edges. If necessary, help your child with cutting.

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Having made a lot of such garlands, you`ll be able to decorate your house — hang them on the furniture or the doorway to the children`s room and your child will «break through» the garlands with great pleasure. It`ll entertain him and St. Patrick`s Day holiday in your family will begin with good mood.

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

Children creativity. St. Patrick`s Day Decoration - Shamrock Garland for Kids

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