Jonni's Sculpting Patterns

Make Animal Sculptures

Faux Trophy Mounts with Paper Mache

Highland Cow Faux Taxidermy Mount

Several people have asked me to make a paper mache trophy mount, and this week I decided to give it a try. It took much longer than I thought it would, and I made a lot of changes along the way, but...

Make Paper Mache Masks

Plague Doctor Mask

I hope you don’t think I’m making light of a very serious situation, but I though that for this Halloween, the Plague Doctor Mask would be somewhat appropriate. It wasn’t originally...

How to Make a Portrait Mask

This week I used a photo of Charles Laughton to make a portrait mask for Halloween. The photo of the actor was taken when he played the hunchback in the 1939 film The Hunchback of Notre Dame. As...

Make a Dragon with Paper Mache

How Cindy Made Her Paper Mache Dragon

We really have a treat today! Cindy Williams agreed to show us exactly how she created her fabulous paper mache dragon. She’s given us tons of photos and many detailed instructions, so this...

Paper Mache Projects for the Home

Woodland Baby Mobile

What fun – a hand-made baby mobile with cute little woodland creatures, made with air dry clay. Our good friend Eileen Gallagher designed it and made it, and now she’s teaching us how it...

Paper Mache + Decoupage = Amazing!

Today we have a guest post by Natalie Wargin, a painter, sculptor and digital artist. She agreed to show us how her decoupaged bowls are made, and she also describes her technique for building tables...

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