Year of the Tiger Fan

Celebrate Chinese New Year in style with this beautiful year of the tiger DIY fan!

Year of the Tiger Fan

Skill Level


Time to Make

30 minutes + drying time

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Take a blank fan and spread it out to its widest point. Then cover it in a coat of red paint. Leave to dry and then add another coat.
  2. Once dry, use a pencil to draw the outline of a tiger on either side, making sure each one faces into the middle of the fan.
  3. Use a gold deco pen to colour in the tiger shapes on either side of the fan. Leave to dry.
  4. Use the black deco pen to draw on the stripes and the tiger’s eye onto the gold shapes.
  5. Use the black pen to write ‘2022’ at the top of the centre of the fan.
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