Make An African Drum

Kwanzaa is often celebrated with traditional African music, with the rhythm provided by African drums. Here is a craft idea for making your own.

make an african drum craft

You will need:

A terracotta plant pot
Acrylic paints in red, green and black
Sheet of paper
Elastic band


Paint your terracotta pot in the Kwanzaa colours and leave to dry.

Cut a large circle of paper and fasten it over your pot with the elastic band, pulling it tight. Play away.