17 Paper Mache Deer Head DIY Instructions
Paper mache is an enjoyable and convenient choice for making a wide variety of craft works. Won’t it be a unique idea to try making a deer head with the help of paper mache using strips of news, art or any other soft-textured paper, dipped in glue and water? You may embellish your deer head by painting its antlers as well as adding some glitters or beads on its face and eyes. Let’s get set for a fulfilling experience of learning some innovative ideas to make paper mache deer heads.
The thin glossy wrapping papers used over the mache makes the deer head bright and colorful.
You may skip making the neck of the deer if you find it challenging and time consuming. Use a craft or colorful paper on the deer head to give it an attractive look.
Adding golden paint to the antler complements the white color well.
This deer head encircled by the moss wreath along with a gorgeous red ribbon sitting on its head is indeed an ideal way to enhance the décor of your house during Christmas. You may place a felt Christmas tree below it to make the festive spirit come alive.
Following these instructions will be a fruitful one for you.
Painting it in shades of brown as well as black spots, gives it a realistic touch.
Making the antler from twigs is a unique idea.
Adding brown paint to color its antlers will make it a fascinating decorative piece adorning the walls of your interior.
Placing a faux paper mache deer head above the portrait gives a sober look to your living room.
Pay attention in attaching the head well on the mount else your hard work will go in vain.
Ways to Decorate a Readymade Deer Head
If you do not desire to toil hard to make the deer heads, you have the option of purchasing it and decorating it with bright colored paints as well as glitters. You may even go a step further and add lights to the deer head to illuminate the interiors of your room.
You may try your hands at spray painting with any color of your choice. Covering the antlers with white and blue yarn indeed makes this simple deer head look magnificent.
What an interesting way of remodeling a purchased deer head by stripping off its fur and spray painting it all over again.
So here you are with a galore of ideas to enhance the beauty of your household. It is for you to take a call whether you would show off your creative skills and make a deer head using paper mache or beautify a purchased one with paints and glitters. Apart from a deer head you may even try your hands at making other animal heads using paper mache.
Published on September 5th 2015 by Miranda Gibbs