Paper Mache paste is a liquid glue made with flour and water. It can be used to cover a variety of surfaces to create sculptures, pinatas and other arts and crafts projects. Once dried, the hard outer shell is easy to paint and decorate.
This is a great way to recycle cardboard egg cartons. Mix up a batch of this clay-like pulp to use to add extra details to your paper mache creations. Feel free to make this up ahead of time and you can store it, sealed tightly, in the refrigerator for a several days.
Color Mixing on Coffee Filters- Primary colors are one of the first art concepts I like to introduce young kids to in art. First, because they are a basic building block for for understanding how to make all kinds of things. And second, because mixing col
How to make Paper Clay- For Your Paper Mache Projects - 2 Cups toilet paper, 1 Cup regular joint compound, Cups paper mache paste or Elmers glue, Cups flour. = Soak Toilet Paper in Water then Add all Ingredients to a Mixer, Mix for mins and th
Paint balloon using color schemes. Tie in with weaving or coiling for th basket. Paper mache a balloon, pop the balloon, add string and a basket for spring class crafts. Could go great as a bulletin board theme (Kid's Soaring to New Heights in Reading.