Step 1: Materials
Plaster of Paris
Step 2: Base for Deer Head
Step 3: Wrap Head With Paper Tape
Step 4: Paper Mache Strips
Step 5: Horns and Ears
Stick horns on the head and tie with binding wire.
For ears, cut earlike shape out of card and role to give ear like shape.. Bind a small wire on the end near head and put paper tape on it..
stick it with the wire used to tie horns.
use four wires, pierce through neck and tie to wood plank.
Step 6: Clay Paper Mache
Drain water from bucket and leave moist paper shreds behind.
Add White wood Glue and flour in bucket and mix until paste is formed.
This will be your clay Paper Mache, apply it on the deer head to give light weight yet strong base for deer head. let it dry for a week in the sun.
I used threads to keep horns up right while drying.
Step 7: Plaster of Paris
Then mix chalk powder with water to make clay and use it to give final shape of eyes and horns.
sand off after drying.
Step 8: Finishing Colours
use dark brown spray paint on horns and inside ears.
apply badge color all over rest of head.
then place the head on wooden shield after drying and tie it with binding wires.
Now tge head is ready for hanging on your wall.