Craft projects for Rosh Hashanah

Are you crafty? I’m not. But, because of my parenting deficits, you should suffer?

Here are some links to a variety of projects scattered across the interwebs:

You don’t really need to look much further than Creative Jewish Mom for your holiday craft ideas. Here are some wine cork stamp cards, and some woven paper apples.

I’m not sure why they consider this “eco-friendly” (in fact, it’s not much of a craft, either) but here’s a paper apple craft from


Here’s a round stuffed challah made out of old pantyhose (Does anyone still wear pantyhose?) from I would LOVE to see a photo of this if anyone makes it.

I don’t know if this really counts as a craft, but here’s an edible honey jar from the wonderful Bible Belt Balabusta. She has another decidedly educational project for apple-print placemats over at kveller.

Challah Crumbs has some cute torn paper apples,


I was surprised that Family Fun magazine had only *one* Rosh Hashanah craft. It’s  a cute pomegranate themed card. has a vaguely Rosh Hashanah-ish “circle of kindness” activity.

And if you want to drive yourself completely nuts, you could make a shofar craft out of a birthday horn. (Better yet, why not use a vuvuzela?)

Happy crafting.


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Bible Belt Balabusta

posted September 6, 2011 at 2:45 pm

Thanks for the mentions above! And I took you up on the pantyhose challah invitation. Could NOT resist. See the picture here:

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