Shime-daiko Paper Drum DIY Kit

Item # 111990.

Build your very own shime-daiko (small Japanese drum) with this DIY music kit! Discover how the drums were used in medieval Japan, then explore some of the country’s many modern wonders.  

A pen pal letter from explorers and best friends Sam and Sofia will take you to the ancient town of Shiba Onsen, where you’ll discover hot springs, monkeys, inns, and the famous hospitality of Japan. Finally, open your activity booklet and experiment with haiku poetry, make a koinobori kite craft from materials found at home, try out Japanese cuisine with a recipe for dorayaki (a delicious snack) and more!  Great for ages 6 and up.

Kit includes:

  • 1 DIY drum with instructions 
  • 2 drumsticks 
  • 1 activity booklet 
  • 1 pen pal letter from Japan 
  • 1 sticker sheet 

 Also available:

 Kids Taiko Matsuri Kaeru T-shirt




Collections: Kids, What's New

Type: gift


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