~ Palm Sunday is the sixth and final Sunday during Lent and it marks the beginning of Holy Week ~ For Christians Palm Sunday is a day to commemorate Jesus journey to Jerusalem. ~ Jesus's path was decorated with palm branches, which is a symbol of victory ~ today palms and palm decorations are made and blessed as a reminder of Jesus' journey. ~ Palm weaving is one of the techniques used ~ it is an art fom that takes palms and manipulates them to create various designs following a weaving pattern
HELPFUL HINT for Palm Weaving with palm weaving fronds
~ If the palms weaving fronds begin to dry out refresh them by soaking them in water. ~ Take them out and shake well to remove the excess water. ~ Place the fresh palm weaving fronds a plastic bag and store in a refrigerator or a cool place, to keep them pliable and easy to bend. ~ You can also re-use dried palms by boiling them in water to soften -keep them moist while you are weaving.
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Palm Sunday Crafts: Palm Thorn Crown Weaving
~To make the "thorns" cut 1/3/" angel cuts into the width of the palm weaves ~ Use your fingers to curl these tiny points "upward" and curl all of them in the same direction.
Palm Sunday Craft: Palm Cross Weaving
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