Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Sugar Skull Magnet
Project Time: 45 minutes
- ACTÍVA® Rigid Wrap™ Plaster Cloth
- Cardstock Mixed Media Paper
- Tempera paint in colors: black, bright yellow, hot pink, turquoise blue and navy blue
- Thin Brushes
- Adhesive magnets
- Cup of water
- Paper towel napkins
Draw a skull silhouette on the paper and cut it out.
Paste the adhesive magnet on the back of it.
Cut small squares and rectangles of Rigid Wrap™ Plaster Cloth.
Dip the Rigid Wrap™ Plaster Cloth in the cup of water, squeeze the excess water and start placing it on the sugar skull magnet.
Place one layer of Rigid Wrap™ Plaster Cloth, cover every part on the front and most of the back. Then, smooth the pores of the Rigid Wrap with your finger.
Let the Rigid Wrap™ Plaster Cloth set for 5 minutes.
Start painting with the color black the outline, the eyes, the nose and the teeth.
Continue your design with the other colors and turn your sugar skull into a unique piece.
Let it set for 15 minutes - Your magnet is ready!