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Snowmen with Paper Mache Clay – Weekend project

11.14.2012 · Posted in Craft Projects

used in place of paper mache (paper strips and paste) over an armiture. It's simply toilet paper soaked in water, squeezed dry then shredded fine in a food processor. Joint compound, homemade white glue, flour, bleach and gylcerin was whirled with the shredded paper until a smooth dough was achieved. ...

Novel Wreath – Weekend Project

11.30.2011 · Posted in Craft Projects

This wreath was made from pages of an Andrew Greeley novel written in the 80s called Lord of the Dance. The center is from last Christmas' decorations. The whole thing cost less than $2 for the hot glue and a paper clasp. I made the page cones while watching TV and assembled the wreath ...