Happy Purim! Making hamantaschen for Purim with plasticine

Purim Teas with "Haman's Ears"

Today, we will have a unique tea party celebration of a jewish holiday, Purim. For this day, jewish people bake a triangle-shaped cookies with jam or poppy seeds. These popular Purim cookies are called “Haman’s Ears” (“Oznei Haman”) or “Homentashn”. Let’s get to work! We will not need flour, eggs or other produce. Please, prepare…

My Digital Art Selected For Publication “Art Takes Times Square” 2012

In June 2012 I’ve participated in Art Times Square contest and a few days ago I finally received the Art Book with illustration from my “Curly Orli Goes To Vancouver”.

The book presented selected artworks from the Art Takes Times Square event held on June 18, co-produced by the artists support groups, Chashima and Artists Wanted. My illustration was one of 35,000 art works displayed on the billboards of Time Square NYC.

Thanks for all who voted for me!

with love, Lana Lagoonca

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Media news: Chanukiyah takes to the railways

One of our latest tutorials was published in the Dec. 7 issue of the Jewish Independent Newspaper. Read it, make plasticine toys, send us your pictures and win prizes!
Author, illustrator and photographer Lana Lagoonca. Special thanks to Translator Mar’yana Fisher and J.I. Editor Basya Laye.
Chanukiah takes to the railways

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Happy Halloween Everyone!

Enjoy this fun craft activity with your kids and family.

Let’s do your own plasticine (or play doh) owl. http://curlyorli.com/tutorials/kids-halloween-crafts-my-own-plasticine-owl/

Kids Halloween Crafts. My own plasticine owl

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Happy Thanksgiving! Make Your Own Thanksgiving Turkey with play dough

Make your own Thanksgiving Turkey with play dough

It is a custom to bake a turkey for Thanksgiving dinner, but in our virtual art-studio we will make a turkey with plasticine (or play dough). See more at: http://curlyorli.com/tutorials/make-your-own-thanksgiving-turkey-with-play-dough/  

Curly Orli Goes To Vancouver in World Kids Books, Vancouver BC


Special Offer Price for Vancouver locals! Now just $6.95 at World Kids Books: www.worldkidsbooks.com

This bookstore located in International Village Mall:
#1123 – 88 West Pender St.
V6B 6N9 Vancouver, BC
Canada

World Kids Books

 

Photo credit Ema Peter

Curly Orli in World Kids Books

 

Media news: Curly Orli Pesach Tutorial in Jewish Independent

Passover for kids

One of our latest tutorials was published in the March 22 issue of the Jewish Independent Newspaper. Read it, make plasticine toys and win prizes  Author, illustrator and photographer Lana Lagoonca. Thanks a lot to Translator Mar’yana Fisher and J.I. Editor Basya Laye.

Easter for kids. How to make Your Plasticine Easter Egg

One of the symbols of this  Сhristian holiday is Easter Egg. Easter eggs are special eggs that are often given to celebrate Easter or springtime. Today our readers will learn how to make your Easter Egg with plasticine or play-doh. Read more: http://curlyorli.com/tutorials/how-to-make-your-plasticine-easter-egg/

A very HAPPY EASTER to all my Christian friends around the world!

with love, Curly Orli

Passover for kids. Make your own Dove of Peace.

Dear readers,

Pesach is soon upon us! In honour of this holiday Curly Orli and I prepared a new tutorial for you. This time we will make one of the most popular symbols of judaism – Dove of Peace carrying an olive branch.

Plasticine is one of the magical substances. This plasticine Dove may become your toy or a decoration for your home during the holidays. You may also create a beautiful holiday card by taking a picture of this Dove on a colourful background.

For more information and pictures please follow the link below: http://curlyorli.com/tutorials/passover-for-kids-make-your-own-dove-of-peace/

Passover for kids. Make your own Dove of Peace.

On our website www.curlyorli.com you will find one more tutorial for Passover. In this lesson we are making plasticine Matzo. Also, there are many other wonderful free online lessons under Tutorials.
Create together with us. Send us your pictures: Lagoonca@gmail.com and you will have the chance to win book “Curly Orli goes to Vancouver” or Curly Orli Lotto Game. Our books are sold in Vancouver’s store Buchan’s Kerrisdale Stationery. You may also purchase it online through Amazon or Etsy.

Happy Holidays!
Wishing you all peace & happiness at Passover and throughout the year.

Lana Lagoonca

*Specially For Jewish Independent

2013 Year of the Snake. Make Your Own Plasticine Snake

Make Your Own Plasticine Snake

According to Chinese calendar, 2013 is a year of the snake. That is why, we will make a snake during this New Year tutorial. It is easy! Create together with us, send the photos of your art to this email: curlyorli@gmail.com and win prizes. 1. First, prepare two strips of plasticine, each different colour and…