Monday, November 2, 2009

Our Rangoli Art

Since we were learning about Diwali, we decided to do some rangoli art. If your not quite sure what Diwali is check our 'Diwali' movie.

First we choose a rangoli pattern to copy, it had to be symmetrical. Then once we had copied it onto our piece of cardboard and coloured it in using bright wax crayons.
Next we used the coloured dye of our choice to cover all the cardboard.
For the last step Miss Walters mixed black indian ink with PVA glue in a bottle so we could go around our pattern.

Watch our movie to see the end product!


  1. Kia Ora Room 13,
    I loved your Rangoli pieces of Art. Wow, they were amazing!! I really like how they are colourful,bright and vibrant. You are so clever. Keep up the amazing work.

    Miss Lavakula

  2. Wow,
    Your finished products are wonderful. Well done Room 13. What else did you find out about Diwali?

    Keep up the great work.
    Mrs Nua


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