Diwali Centrepiece Decoration – Crafts

Diwali Decoration

This Diwali Decoration is the perfect arts and crafts activity this Diwali! Diwali lanterns are lit and hung inside and outside homes to celebrate the Festival of Light. Try making your own Diwali design as a table centrepiece. Follow the simple instructions below to get started!

Diwali Decoration

Art materials you will need:

Instructions for your Diwali Decoration:

  1. Cut a circle from coloured paper to fit in the middle of your plate. Cut out some other simple paper shapes from different colours, like flower petals or smaller circles.
  2. Glue the paper shapes onto the plate using a glue stick.
  3. Outline the shapes and the edge of the plate with glitter glue. If you don’t have glitter glue, use PVA glue in a squeezy bottle to outline the shapes then sprinkle glitter over the top. Leave to dry.
  4. Glue some sparkly gems or sequins to finish the Diwali design then place LED lights in the middle.

Hints and Tips: A ready-coloured plate makes a bright background for your Diwali design.


This great project has been designed by Charlotte Stowell and supplied by Creative Steps. Each issue of Creative Steps Magazine contains dozens of inspiring ideas and fun crafts to help you encourage learning through creative play. Ideal for everyone caring for young children. Get an exclusive 20% discount on an annual subscription with Creative Steps by using promo code EYRCRE20 at: www.creativesteps.co.uk.

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