Decorate Your Own Japanese Dolls - MakeKit DIY Craft Kits

Decorate Your Own Japanese Dolls

Regular price $24.00 Sale

Traditional Kokeshi dolls

Kokeshi dolls have been a firm favourite with Japanese children for over 150 years.  Now you can colour and decorate your very own!   Choose from one of 6 base colours. 

Did you know the word "washi" comes from wa meaning 'Japanese' and shi meaning 'paper'? 

This MakeKit kit includes:

  • Wooden dolls (parent and child size)
  • Quick-dry acrylic paints
  • Matching washi tape in pre-cut shapes 
  • Paintbrush (perfect for small projects
  • Easy to follow instructions (including a special trick for threading a needle with ease). 

GST included

Suitable for: a perfect project for 6+ years 

Difficulty:  3/10

You can make these in: 1 - 1 1/2 hours (plus drying time)