During the reading of the Book of Esther, the "Megilla", during Purim, listeners use a noisemaker, or grogger/gragger, whenever Haman's name is mentioned during the reading – to “blot out the name of evil”.
Here, EtsyChai team member Terri (terrbear37.etsy) shows us how to make our own noisemaker out of paper and includes a really nice rubber-stamp technique called Joseph’s Coat to decorate it:
After watching the how-to video, you can print the pattern, here, and make your own.
What will your decorate yourself or your house with this Purim?
Don’t forget to read all the other great Purim posts this month and check back for more to come!