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CraftsyFattie
« on: October 14, 2007 09:00:13 PM »

I need to help my brother make a mask for his 1st grade class.  He wants to make a tin man mask.  I need some help.  First of all, which would be better to make it "tin" - aluminum foil or silver paint?  Also, how do I make the face distinguishing to the tin man?  I'm not exactly sure how to make the mask at all.
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shadesofblades
« Reply #1 on: October 15, 2007 02:39:11 AM »

You can buy plastic masks rather cheap, I'd cover one with tin foil, looks more realistic.
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pinkiet
« Reply #2 on: October 15, 2007 11:05:58 PM »

If you could get him to sit still long enough, you could make a paper mache mask out of his face, and add a long tube-like nose extended from where his is.  I would go with paint though, I'm not sure how to get the foil to stick.  You could probably also but a plastic mask and somehow add the pointy nose.  The guy in the movie just had a painted face!
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