Filipino Christmas Parol

In this workshop, participants learn to create their own Parol – a traditional Filipino Christmas ornament – with CultureALL Ambassador Julie Hayes.

Workshop Description

Christmas Parols
Parol on display at a market in the Philippines

In the Philippines, making and displaying a Christmas lantern, or “parol”, is a widespread holiday tradition tradition. In this workshop, participants will learn about the holiday traditions in the Philippines, as they create their own (unlit) paper parol.

This workshop runs approximately 40-minutes, but extra activities may be added as requested.  It is suitable for 3rd grade-adult.  A shorter, modified version is also available for K-2nd grade.

 

 

Workshop Details:

Ambassador Julie Hayes
Region/Culture Southeast Asia - The Philippines
Subject(s) Visual Arts, Social Studies, Holidays (Christmas)
Participants 25 max
Standard Length 40 min
Room Set-Up Classroom with desks or work tables
Supplies/Equipment Needed: Ask when booking your workshops