How To Make A Dream Catcher

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 to this, so let me explain this to those interested. In dream catcher making tutorial videos, they will show you the basics of making a dream catcher, but this is very straightforward.

They will guide you on the things you need to get, the 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 highlights the issues and provides a solution to some of your questions on how to make a dream catcher.

Dream catcher making materials and tools.

Suppose you have had success with 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 explore different styles of weaving further, 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 actuality, many other materials cost less and are easier to manage when you make a dream catcher.

We at Green Daun Craft Shop offer lessons on making a dream catcher, and you can contact us for more details. We have one to one classes and also group classes available.

To date, 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 straightforward solutions to making a dream catcher the comfortable way.

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

Some of our students encounter problems from online videos or articles and commonly face 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 of getting the web right. Hence, you will see many simple web designs on social media and so on.

There is no right or wrong way, just the best way you feel comfortable making one. Whichever suits you, and we will share with you the different techniques and styles for this craft.

Each class takes up about three to four hours, depending on how fast you learn. And at the end of the day, you will walk home with your own personal handmade dream catcher.

We want to highlight that when we do something, we want to do it to our best. This is something that everyone should practice.

The most common frustration is making dream catchers; practice is the most important factor, just like doing anything else. The more you practice, the better you will get.

At Green Daun, we will guide you to refining your webbing technique 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.

We can arrange a time and date to accommodate you at a private or group class at our retail shop. Classes are also based on selected dates.

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 person that learned how to make a dream catcher at Green Daun has successfully done it.

Update January 2020 – We have stopped conducting dream catcher making classes or workshops.

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 for a group class with a minimum of four persons.

Update: We do not conduct any more dream catcher workshops or classes.

We also provide private one to one dream catcher making classes, and this is priced slightly higher. For those wanting this, you need to contact us for the private classes, which are only on weekdays.

We operate a proper new age craft shop specializing in dream catchers, materials and many other interesting things. And no, we do not sell your common art and craft like papers, canvas and so on.

We have a special workshop table area which can accommodate from four to six people comfortably. If you are interested, please contact us for more details.

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.

Where is our shop? 

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 closed every Monday.

Update January 2020 – We have stopped conducting dream catcher making classes or workshops.


If you have been thinking of making 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.

We are updating this article to say that we no longer conduct any dream catcher class or workshop. You can easily get instructions from searching on YouTube for this.

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