Makin's Professional® Cutting Mat
Makin's Clay Tool Set
Paper mache mask
Whisker Graphics Twine - Red Solid
I began by conditioning white clay. Using a paper mache mask as my base I formed the white clay over half the mask using my fingers to create definition. Once I had the clay as I wanted it on the mask, I allowed it to sit for several days before continuing. As it dried, the cracks and crevices became more conspicuous. Then I painted the clay with gold paint and the paper mache mask with white paint.
I added some brown metallic paint randomly about the mask, then for a bit of a creepy effect, I added red paint to the eyes and along the edge of the clay mask. I placed tulle in the eye sockets and added a bunch of flowers to the corner.
I used the pick from the Tool Kit to poke holes in the clay and the mask. Then I used a needle with Whisker Graphics twine to create suture lines. I'm ready for Halloween. Are you?
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