Decorate parts of paper lantern before assembling using markers, and crayons
When finished, separate the perforations in the lantern body
Using tape, secure the cylinder
Attach the handle to the cylinder using the tabs
Now, tape one end of the perforated lantern body to the top of the cylinder and the other end to the bottom.
Next, affix the other ends of the lantern body to the cylinder using tape also so that the perforated strips of the lantern body bow outward.
Add additional adornments and enjoy!