Tuesday, 24 April 2012

Using the old to make the new.

I still have one of my old scar mask pieces and thought he would make a great full face mask. These pics show the paper mash or papier mache process. First his face is covered in vaseline so the paper doesn't stick. The mache consists of two envelopes and a pva and paper mix. It was allowed to dry then finished by putting in a cooling oven. It was difficult to lift off due to the contours. I am going to try adding some more structure to it later. Ta for reading :)