Use card board to make a large circle with the brim in the middle . Use oak tag or cereal boxes to make a cone shape for the top of the hat. Cut pieces for the eyebrows and mouth and tape together.
Use strips of newspaper, and a mixture of flour and water to paper mâché your hat. Make sure hat is completely covered . Allow to dry for 24 hours
Choose two shades of brown paint to paint your hat
Use the lighter shade of brown to paint entire hat. Add details , such as folds and patched to add interest.
- News paper
- Cereal boxes or cardboard
- 2 shades of brown paint
- Paint brushes
- Masking tape
Long Beach , NY