In General, the dragon in Chinese mythology, a place of honor. It brings good luck, good wealth. In his honor, arranged numerous holidays. And of course, no holiday is complete without a paper Chinese dragon. And to make this not difficult.
Draw a head of a dragon on a sheet of thin white cardboard. Cut it, paint and decorate with all sorts of feathers, sequins, beads, decorative scales.
Draw the tail of the dragon on a sheet of thin white cardboard. Cut it out and decorate like head.
Take a sheet of thin colored paper, fold it in half lengthwise and cut. Fold the resulting strip in a small accordion. Glue each on top and bottom to make the trunk of the dragon.
Glue head and tail to the body of the dragon. Draw two long, thin wooden splinter, straws or sticks, glue them to the head and tail of the dragon. Now, fingering the wand, make your dragon to move.
The size of your dragon may be different, as well as material production.
On many holidays the Chinese dragons are made in the form of so-called "human dolls". Inside a doll placed people, which causes it to move. Some dolls dragon can accommodate up to 10 people. These dragons are made of wood, silk, metal. For decoration sometimes uses real gemstones.