Jewish Crafts for Kids: Stained Glass Hanukkah Menorahs




The girls and I have been really enjoying making Hanukkah menorahs for the past few days. These are some pictures of some of the menorahs the girls made. T asked me to cut out some blue dreidles and Jewish stars so she could decorate her menorah. Of course D also wanted to decorate her menorah but she wanted pink hearts, pink stars and pink circles. Does anyone want to try guess what D's favorite color is! Below is a tutorial on how to make them.


Draw an outline of a menorah and candles on a piece of black construction paper with a white or light colored pencil. Then cut out the candles and the menorah with a craft knife.


Cut out rectangles of silver tissue paper that will fit behind the cut out menorah and cut out pieces of colored tissue paper that will fit behind the cut out candles.


Using a glue stick glue the tissue paper to what will be the backside of the stained glass. Make sure that you put glue around the cut outs so that when you trim the paper your tissue paper will stayed glued to the construction paper.


This is what the menorah will look like when you are done gluing the tissue paper to the back and you turn it over. Cut off the excess black construction paper leaving a border of black construction paper approximately 1/4 inch.

Comments

tali said…
hi Beth,
this is a great project. i have been a little sleepy about this Hanukkah, i guess it is almost here...wow

btw
the soup came out AMAZING.

tali
Nice project! Will you be adding flames to those Chanukiahs each night? all the best, and happy crafting! Stock up on some felt, I've got lots of great project coming up!
all the best, www.creativejewishmom.com
Tali,
I'm so glad you liked the soup

CJM,
I thought about doing flames but I was too lazy to do them! By the way It's been so exciting to see your blog on a bunch the collective crafts blog. It is a Kiddish HaShem to see such a beautiful blog with the name Creative Jewish Mom.
sigal said…
I love the colorful chanukiahs glued on the window glass. So bold just love it. Makes me wanna eat a pink doughnut.
Candice said…
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.
nickjonas said…
canon Printer Tech Support Number
is a Japanese multinational company headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Canon is a renowned name for fabricating imaging and optical products like cameras, photocopiers, camcorders, computer printers, steppers, and medical equipment. For Any Assistance dial our canon Printer Tech Support Number+1-888-326-0222
Dell Printer Support Phone Number 24/7 support toll free +1-888-600-5222. When it comes to computer hardware, Dell is among the biggest names in the industry today.
Newton said…
hp printer error code 2753

When you talk about printer there are bunch various brands comes in your cerebrum at any rate HP is the one brand that really made in the market. With the help of HP Printer Technical Support Number +1-888-326-0222 which is open by 24*7 you can find best solution for your printers. Our essential hobby is to make a long chain satisfied customers and give you the best course of action through the without toll HP Printer Technical Support Number+1-888-326-0222.
The Norton Antivirus is the strong antivirus software which provides ultimate protection for your system. The free antivirus software protect your PC against viruses, threats, malware, spyware, ransom ware, and other online threats. You can know about the Symantec norton antivirus through the given link Norton.com/setup.
Lexmark Printer Support Phone Number
+1-888-600-5222. Lexmark printers are of high-grade quality and exceptional features but it is still prone to common technical troubles. In order to fix such technical glitches and errors, you will need the help of the Lexmark Support who will provide you with effective solutions. The support team have highly professional ...
john smith said…
We are Assistance for All Apple Product, a highly rated and reliable apple support agency. You can dial 18003823046, our toll free number to get in touch with our apple support number.
For resolving the issues and provide you the instant and best solution, we are here as a Canon Printer support service provider, on whom you can trust with your issues.

canon printer support number

john smith said…
In our MacBook, technical support delegates at MacBook backing are very talented and experienced, who give users support at the earliest opportunity. You need to get a instant solution through MacBook technical support which is guaranteed you also. You don’t need to stress over it since we give you the fast technical support through Macbook Support Number :18003823046.


Microsoft Office is a complete business solution for home and office. It is very useful for understudies and working expertly as it fuses
such a noteworthy number of work areas application like Microsoft Word, Microsoft Access, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft OneNote, Microsoft Excel and various others.

Need Help Click Here. www.office.com/setup

www.norton.com/setup

www.office.com/setup
Unknown said…
Here we provide the services for office/setup and Hp Customer Service. you can download the setups of office by clicking below and if you have any issue regarding apple product if you need any feel free to call our toll free HP Customer Service +1-800-382-3046
www.office.com/setup | HP CUSTOMER SERVICE
Dial Web India said…
Amazing blog, thanks for this. Get the best Website Designing and Development Services in India.
Website Development Company in India
Nice blog, sarswati Enterprises is a reputed Supplier and Manufacturers of Die Set and Oiling Machine in Delhi, India.
Oiling Machine Manufacturers in Delhi

Popular Posts