CPE The New Image Group Day of the Dead Mask

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by CPE Design Team

CPE The New Image Group Day of the Dead Mask

Wear for Day of the Dead or Halloween!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the glue nor the paint. Download and print project template.
  • 2
    Paint dowel rod Engine Red and put aside. (Tip: make sure paint has dried before you attach mask to it.)
  • 3
    Using template, cut out White felt mask base. Be sure to remove eye holes.
  • 4
    Using templates and picture as a guide, cut out remaining pieces from felt colors shown or create your own combination.
  • 5
    Place and glue Red flower shapes over eye sockets then Kelly Green flower shape in center of forehead.
  • 6
    Place and glue Black ovals over Red flower shapes and Red dot over top center of Kelly Green shape.
  • 7
    Using picture as a guide, place and glue the remaining shapes on mask.
  • 8
    Embellish with rhinestones as desired.
  • 9
    Cut a 5 inch circle from Red soft felt and cut into spiral as shown on template.
  • 10
    Beginning with outside edge of the spiral, begin wrapping the Red felt around itself , focusing on keeping the bottom edges lined as you roll.
  • 11
    Once you reach the center of the circle, glue the tab to the bottom of the flower to hold the roll together.
  • 12
    Once dry, carefully “fan” the petals out if desired to make it look full.
  • 13
    Cut two Kelly Green leafs from felt and glue to bottom of flower.
  • 14
    Glue flower to top right of skull.
  • 15
    Attach dowel rod with to the back of the mask beneath the flower.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Yellow 104276432
  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Royal Blue 104276446
  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Red 104276451
  • CPE The New Image Group Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Fuschia 104276436
  • CPE The New Image Group EZ Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Red 104276703
  • CPE The New Image Group EZ Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Black 104276707
  • CPE The New Image Group EZ Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch White 104276704
  • EZ Felt Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Green
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wood Dowel 3/8 inch x 12 inch 10 pc. 104141485
  • Plaid FolkArt Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Engine Red 104107529
  • Nicole™ Crafts Bling It Adhesive Rhinestones 8 mm 150 pc. Clear 104775728
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 4 104118909
  • Beacon FABRIC-TAC Permanent Adhesive 8 oz. 104148492
  • Scissors
  • Tape
Download Project Template