African masks from paper (papier-mache)

Can you hear that: BAM-BAM, UM-BA UM-BA A-A TAM-TAM… The whole African tribe is dancing under the drum sounds. And they all wear masks.

African masks from paper (papier-mache)

Welcome to the “Land over the Rainbow”, but this time dressed like native Africans

See how Iva, Dary and Vyara made the original, and a bit scary African masks. You will need:

  • cardboard paper
  • old magazine, newspaper, drawings, anything useless will do
  • glue for paper
  • cardboard from egg boxes
  • scissors, marker
  • tempera paints

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