Glittered Papier-Mache Penguins
Use household supplies like newspaper, balloons, and sparkly glitter.
Photography: Manal Aman
Source: Martha Stewart
- White glue
- Foam brush
- Black craft paint
- Glitter, black and white
- Googly eyes
- Cardstock, black and yellow
- Hot glue gun
Inflate balloon to desired size. Mix one-part glue with two-parts water to create papier-mache paste; apply three coats of mixture to balloon and let dry.
Once dry, cut balloon. Papier-mache top to close.
Paint entire shape in three coats of black paint; let dry.
Using foam brush, apply mixture to painted penguin. Dust belly with white glitter and the rest of the penguin with black glitter.
Add features: cut out a beak and feet from yellow cardstock paper, arms from black cardstock, and googly eyes to finish the face.