How to make an Orca (Shachi) from a plastic straw in 12 steps







You might not think you could create a creature as powerful as the 鯱 (pronounced “shachi,” which means “killer whale,” or “orca” in Japanese) out of a plastic straw, but you can. Follow along with this step-by-step guide to make your own delicate orca.

(Note that 鯱 鉾 can also be pronounced “shachi-hoko,” and refers to a mythological animal which has the head of a dragon and the body of a carp. Temples and castles in Japan were commonly decorated with shachi-hoko ornaments, because it was believed that the mythical animal could elicit rain and would thus protect the building in case of a fire.)

View how to make, step-by-step

 

Incoming search terms:

Craft Made From Plastic Straws, ideas with plastic straw, making flowers out of straws, orca lamp, plastic straw flowers, step by step creativity from straw, step make plastic straw flower, steps for flower making, straw flowers making TUTORIAL, how to make handmade decoration pieces, how to make a panth from bottle, creative art straws, creavity from strow step by step, decorative crafts making step by step with steps, diy decorations from straws







written by

Stay Fancy! ;)
   
     
RSS Feed     |     Feeds via Email
Related Posts

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

© Copyright - Fancy Deco   |   Sitemap