Japan Favorites Page
Animal: Koi Fish
I love the bright colors of these fish, and the way they glide through the water in loops!
Art: Tanabata Decorations
People send decorations and written wishes down the river for the Japanese Star Festival. Paper streamers twirl in the wind. So cool!
Japanese Character: “Happiness”
I love the shape of this character. Use the picture and practice drawing your own happiness!
Animal: Raccoon Dog
They’re called “tanuki” in Japanese and legend says that they can shapeshift into other animals.
Art: Kabuki Theatre
Performers wear dramatic costumes and wild makeup to put on Kabuki theatre plays. They act and dance and tell awesome stories.
Japanese Character: “Star”
No matter where you are in the world, there are always stars above you!