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How To Make A Dream Catcher

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Dream Catcher Tutorial

Ever wanted to know how to make a dream catcher? Well, there are many ways to do this and the most common and easiest way is to do a search on YouTube for ‘How To Make A Dream Catcher’ and you will find many tutorial videos on this particular topic. However, there are many pro’s and con’s on this, so let me explain this in a simple way for those interested.

In dream catcher making tutorial videos, they will show you the basics of how to make a dream catcher, but this is very straight forward. They will guide you on the things you need to get, the most simplest technique of weaving the web and sticking your feathers. That is all you will get from those videos and if you run into difficulties, you are basically on your own. Stuck? Read on.

How To Make A Dream Catcher

So, with that being said, not everyone will have the success of learning how to make a dream catcher from video tutorials or even online articles. Some may, and some may not. Therefore, this article is highlighting the issues and also providing a solution to some of your questions on how to make a dream catcher.

Dream catcher making materials and tools.

If you have had success from video tutorials, well done. You have made your first dream catcher. You should know that the style of web they show you is the most simple web style. But if you want to further explore different styles of weaving, it is going to be hard.

Also in these videos, they always ask you to get a metal ring and faux suede cords to make the dream catchers, but in actual, there are many other materials that cost less and are easier to manage when you make a dream catcher. We at Green Daun Craft Shop offers lessons on how to make a dream catcher, and only for a minimal fee of RM85.00 per person which includes all materials.

We have taught over 100 students since 2016, and most of our students have initially visited YouTube to learn how to make a dreamcatcher, but a lot of them faced difficulties in the webbing technique. Our dream catcher classes in Malaysia offer easy and straight forward solutions to making a dream catcher, the comfortable way.

Dream Catcher Tutorial Sample
Have you encountered steps like these online?

Some of our students who encountered problems from online videos or articles, faced problems in understanding the webbing technique as you can see in the photos above. Though they look relatively easy, not everyone understands the complete mechanics in getting the web right. Hence, you will see many simple web designs on social media and so on.

To be very honest, there is no right or wrong way, just the best way that you feel comfortable in making one. Which ever suits you, and we will share with you the different techniques and styles for this craft. Each class takes up about three to five hours, depending on how fast you learn and at the end of the day, you will walk home with your own hand made dream catcher.

One thing we would like to highlight is that when we do something, we want to do it to our best. And in many cases, most people just stop at completing it. There is no drive to better the webbing technique, meaning if it looks like a web, then it is done. However, this is a common issue in most dream catcher makers, who then start selling their creations with very simple and basic web designs.

At Green Daun, we guide you to refining your webbing technique in order for you to come out with beautiful and clean dream catcher web designs. When you achieve this, your friends or customers will be impressed with your finished work and will set you apart from the common dream catchers out there.

YinYang Dreamcatcher
A Yin & Yang Dream Catcher made by Green Daun for a custom order.

Where To Learn How To Make A Dream Catcher?

If you have tried learning from online videos or even articles, and still cannot understand or comprehend how to make a dream catcher, your next solution is to contact us and we can arrange for a time and date to accommodate you at a private class. All our dream catcher making classes are one-to-one. We do not mix you with other people, as this is to maintain the focus on making a dream catcher.

To date, we have successfully taught over 100 students, Malaysians and also foreigners. Our students are as young as 7 years old and as old as 75 years old, and with a 100% success rate. This means that each and every person that learned how to make a dream catcher, achieved it.

Students work at Green Daun, weaving a basic design during one of the dream catcher classes

How Much Is A Dream Catcher Making Class?

If you have heard that dream catcher making classes in Malaysia cost hundreds of Ringgit, you should be pleased to know that Green Daun only charges RM85.00 per person to learn how to make a dream catcher. Yes, we operate a proper craft shop specializing in dream catchers, materials and many other interesting things. We have a workshop area and cater up to two or three friends or families to learn this unique craft. Please contact us to book in advance.

Again, if you are a single student, we will do a one-to-one private class just for you, at your convenience. All you need to do is call us and make an appointment for your dream catcher class. In this beginner class, you will learn how to weave a basic dream catcher web, attaching the feathers, colour coordinating and completing your project.

Green Daun Craft Shop is located in Damansara Perdana in Petaling Jaya and you can use Waze or Google Maps for directions to our dream catcher shop in Malaysia. We are open daily except Mondays and you can also contact us at our hotline via call or Whatsapp at 018 2888 048 for more information. If you have been thinking of how to make a dream catcher or wondering where you can learn this, you came to the right place as Green Daun is where you can do so.

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