Category - Paper Mache Masks

DIY Form for Sculpting Faces and Heads

I intend to sculpt a lot of faces and heads this year, and do a lot of character studies. I intended to do that last year, too, but I never got around to it. This year, it’s going to happen, I...

Pokemon Costume Tips

Well, this is embarrassing! I should have known that a lot of kids would want to wear a Pokemon costume this year. It finally sank in when I started receiving a lot of emails and blog comments from...

Star Wars Mask is Done

I added the paper mache to the Star Wars mask, added lots of wrinkles, and painted him pink. This was a silly project, but I had a lot of fun with it. I may even go to the thrift store for a black...

How to Make an Owl Mask, Part 4

My owl mask is finally finished. Spring got in the way of this project (and I ordered many more plants than I was ready for), but it froze this weekend, so I had a good excuse to stay inside and get...

How to Make an Owl Mask, #3

This week, I gave the owl mask a coating of shop towel mache. Now all that’s left is to let him dry all the way through and then take him (or her?) off the Sargent’s Plastilina mold and...