If you are looking to create an inexpensive costume accessory, here is a fun hat project to use as a general design to get you started. The best paper to use is from your standard paper grocery bag. You can either use wallpaper paste or a homemade paste to stick papers together.
Homemade Recipe: 2 cups of flour, 2 cups of water and 1 Tablespoon of salt (optional). Mix well to get out any lumps. Set aside until you are ready to create your hat.
- 2 paper grocery bags
- masking tape
- sheet of paper for cut-out
- ruler or measuring tape
- paints ( acrylic, latex, or poster)
- paint brushes
- accessories (fabric, ribbons, buttons, beads, feathers)