Washi tape craft ideas for kids

What is washi tape you ask? It's the latest craft craze that's so simple you'll wish you found it sooner.

It's the Japanese equivalent to masking tape and the term "washi tape" refers to the fact that the tapes are made from rice paper.

Available in a variety of colours and patterns, washi tape's popularity is partly due to it's versatility, you can tear it, stick it, reposition it and write on it. The low tack adhesive makes it easy to use and reuse. 

If you are a scrapbooker, washi tape is nothing new to you, and it is great to know that most* washi tapes are acid-free making them scrapbook-safe.

Now that you're well acquainted with this wonder craft item, flick through our collection of washi tape art and craft ideas for kids of all ages to create.

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