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Halloween Costume: PAPER(Craft) MAN [Cost: $0.00, Recyclable, Environment Friendly]

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Halloween Costume:
PAPER(Craft) MAN

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Cost to make:     $0.00
Time to make:    3 hours
Material Type:     Recyclable and Environment Friendly
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I always wondered if I could come up with a Halloween costume which has no (or minimal) cost, is recyclable and environment friendly, is easy to make and which makes use of creative juices in my brain. So, I came up with this idea and became a PAPER(Craft) MAN!

MATERIALS USED:
- Old Newspapers
- Trader Joe's Paper Bags
- Cardboard
- Colored Craft Papers
- Toilet Paper Rolls
- Glue Stick
- Adhesive Tape (transparent)
- Scissors

Step 1: NEWSPAPER HAT

NEWSPAPER HAT

Materials: Old newspapers and colored craft papers

1) I used this simple, step by step origami guide to create beautiful newspaper hat by Kristi (http://headstylelove.com/a-guide-to-a-beautiful-paper-hat/)
2) Then, I decorated my newspaper hat with some art work (top tassel, craft paper quills and Halloween bat) made with colored craft papers. See the attached images for creating the top tassel, craft paper quills and Halloween bat.
3) Arrange and stick the decorative objects using glue and adhesive tape.
 
adale1232 years ago
=O holy crap!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
poofrabbit2 years ago
Awe this just made me smile, nice job!
This is just awesome. It reminds of an illustration in a children's book. :D