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Halloween Paper Mache Letters
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Halloween Paper Mache Letters

Crafting Time:
1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
Some Experience Necessary
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

Additional Information

Description

SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Paper mache letters
  • Paints: black, glitter black, purple, green, orange, white, black
  • 1" flat brush
  • Glitter glue: black, orange
  • Foamie™: white glitter, black
  • Ribbon: purple, green, orange
  • Circle template
  • Pinking shears
  • Scissors
  • Aleene's® Tacky Glue®
  • Waxed paper
  • Styrofoam™ plate
  • Water cup
  • Gloss spray varnish

DIRECTIONS:

BOO

1. Basecoat letters black; apply 2 coats. Apply 2 coats of black glitter paint over this, and allow to dry.

2. Outline letters with black glitter glue.

3. Cut 3 ghosts from white glitter Foamie™. Draw faces with orange glitter glue. Glue a ghost to each letter and embellish with ribbon bows

SPOOKY

1. Paint the two O’s orange. Apply several coats for good coverage.

2. Paint the other letters purple and green.

3. Using the handle end of a large brush, dot on White paint dots on the SPKY. When dry, use the handle end of a smaller brush, and dot on black dots.

4. Cut 2 circles from white glitter Foamie, using pinking shears. Cut 2 smaller circles from black Foamie™.

5. Spray the letters with gloss varnish.

6. Glue the Foamie™ eyes to the O’s.

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