Willow lantern workshop kit

Enjoying ,using the glue


I love making lanterns and I often run lantern-making workshops for lots of different organisations so I thought that it might be nice to offer this as a fun activity to do at home. I offer a range of kits.

You will have the choice to make a variety of lanterns from the traditional; pyramid, ball, or box and stars, which can be adapted to suit a variety of themes.

The workshop is suitable for most people you will need to have good hand dexterity or an assistant to help with the tricky bits.


Please note that this workshop is not suitable for young children to do on their own.

If you need the materials to be sent out quickly, please contact me before ordering it to check that I am available to send it to you.

I will also need you you let me know which activity you wish to do and if you have a color preference for the tissue.

If you wish to cancel your order and the kit has been sent out you must return the kit unused and at your own expense before the refund will be authorised.

What's included in the price?

I will send out a kit which includes enough materials to make 2 small lanterns or one larger one and includes, white and mix of coloured wet strength lantern paper, instructions and materials, willow, tape, sponge and LED lights, and paper instructions.

If you have a colour theme preference please let me know.

What you will need

A pair of secateurs or wire cutters/ pliers to cut the willow.

PVA glue, a container for the glue, scissors, ruler, and wooden cane or hanging stick if you want to carry it.

You will also need a suitable place to make the lantern e.g a kitchen table.

Somewhere to work e,g. a covered table and clothes that you don't mind getting PVA glue on.


Jacqueline Rolls at JaxsArts Willow Sculpture and Crafts

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children
  • Christmas
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Easter
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Fairs, festivals & exhibitions
  • Fathers Day
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Limited mobility
  • Mothers Day
  • Romantic
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Seniors
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • UK Holiday
  • Wheelchair users


3 hours (flexible times to suit)

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Dawn Bradshaw - - #33323

Great gift for my god daughter with excellent communication and support. Would highly recommend x

Response from JaxsArts Willow Sculpture and Crafts:

Thankyou for the lovely feed back Dawn that is most kind
All the best

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