Halloween masks can be lots of fun and they can be a fast and easy way to make a quick costume for that last minute Halloween party in 2010. Here are some ideas for a cool DIY homemade Halloween mask.
Masks have a long history in relation to Halloween. This is because masks can be bought cheaply or made from simple materials, and often a mask is all you need to be considered dressed up in a costume. Here are some of the best ideas on the internet for making cool DIY homemade Halloween masks for that last minute Halloween party.
How to Make Your Own Halloween Mask from Basic Paper and Flour-Water Paste
If you love making your own fun Halloween projects, then you will really love being able to make your own Halloween mask from newspaper and paste made from flour and water. The website of planetgreen.discovery.com has an excellent how-to piece on how to make your own Halloween mask from paper. As long as you have newspaper scraps, flour and water, you can get started on making your own Halloween mask with these instructions. Once you have the mask and it is dry, just be creative as to what the mask should look like.
How to Make Super Cheap and Easy Halloween Makeup
Do you need some cool Halloween makeup yet you do not want to spend much money? Of course, we all do. Then check out the website of shoestringmag.com. Just go to this link and scroll down to the bottom of the page. You will see instructions on making your own Halloween makeup with such simple supplies as corn starch, water and cold cream.
How to Make Easy DIY Homemade Costumes from Spare Items
Maybe you want to make a Halloween costume without spending any money at all. That is fine and there are plenty of ideas for you to help in this quest. Visit the website of simplesteps.org for some very cool and dirt cheap suggestions of costumes you can make with supplies around your house. For example, you can make a cardboard box into a fun robot. Or cut out some black dots and attach them to white clothing for a cool Dalmatian costume.
Make a Halloween Cobweb with Simple Cotton Balls
The website of planetgreen.discovery.com also has really fun and easy instructions on how to make a fun cobweb with cotton balls. All you need for this is some cotton balls that you stretch out so the cotton is stretched like spider webs. Then use some hairspray to cement the cotton strings together so that the threads look like spider webs. This project is super cheap and super easy.
Hope you have enjoyed these great ideas for quick and easy do-it-yourself masks for Halloween 2010. Try some of these ideas yourself and maybe you can save money this year. Plus, you may also enjoy the process of making your very own Halloween masks.
Homemade Halloween Masks and Decorations, planetgreen.discovery.com
Homemade DIY Halloween Costumes and Masks, simplesteps.org
DIY Halloween Costumes and Makeup, shoestringmag.com