Join Us on
Add To Favorites
Use Crayola® MiniStampers and Markers to create patterned designs similar to traditional Ashanti Adinkra cloth.
Research information about African Adinkra cloth, in which cultural symbols are stamped on rectangular pieces of fabric with multiple, linear outlines on all borders. Adinkra cloth designs symbolize concepts, proverbs, events, people, and familiar objects in Ashanti culture. These rectangles are sewn together with bright threads to make garments and robes worn for ceremonial events.
On 6- by 9-inch (16 by 23 cm) piece of white or light construction paper, use a Crayola Fine Tip Washable Marker and ruler to make three or four borderlines on the outside of the paper.
Use Crayola MiniStampers and markers to portray popular, contemporary designs. Select designs with personal meaning. Fill the rectangle with creative patterns. Add thin marker lines to enhance the pattern.
With markers on the back of the paper, explain the personal significance of the design choices.
Use Crayola School Glue to attach everyone's rectangles together on colorful ribbons. Display the class "Signs of the Times," which are similar to Adinkra cloth in concepts and designs.
This powerful diorama pays tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebrate his historic civil rights speech on the step
Add To Favorites
Create a Model Magic® finger puppet of a president you research then use puppets to interview other presidential finger
Build an imaginative fortress, castle, or chateau using Crayola® Model Magic®.
Update an ancient craft with contemporary designs and art materials. These holiday ornaments are light and unbreakable,
Join in the Moomba fun! Parade down St. Kilda Street in Melbourne, Australia, with trams decorated for the celebration.
What do you know about Japan---its geography, culture, sports, and industries? Decorate a fan with symbols of the countr
Delve into the history and culture of China! Research geography, inventions, or other aspects, then sculpt a symbolic di
Create a replica of the U.S. White House! Learn about the building's history, architecture, and its famous occupant's ro
Our crayons have been rolling off the assembly line since 1903, and you can see how it’s done.
Visit us »
Be the first to know!