Diwali diya

Celebrate Diwali by creating your own festival of lights in your classroom!

You will need

To make a diya for Diwali

Diwali craft

  1. With a block of air hardening clay, sculpt a small, hollow dish big enough for a tea light candle to sit inside.Diwali diya craft
  2. Once you have the basic shape, embellish with as much detail as you like to create your diya for Diwali. Leave to harden.Diwali diya
  3. Paint with a variety of colours. A clear varnish can also be used.Make a Diwali Diya
  4. Place a Flameless tea light in the diya.

What will you be doing to celebrate Diwali this autumn?