In this article we’re going to look at how to create your own dog mask. We’ll cover the basics and then go on to look at a number of the more advanced tips and tricks which you can use.
For those who have a dog that likes to bark, and especially if your dog loves to play in the garden and other regions of the home, you will need to get them some particular dog protection.
Paper Plate 3d Dog Mask DIY Materials: This is the initial part of the set-up which will look a little scary at first, but it is actually quite simple. All you have to do is take a cardboard cutting board and cut the cardboard into the shape of your mask. You can’t simply cut a rectangular shape from the cardboard, so you will have to cut around the edge of the mask so that you get something that resembles a cone. The most important thing here is to be realistic with what type of paper plate that you’re using.
Then you will have to wrap the cardboard around the edges of the paper plate, making certain that there is a good seal between the two pieces so that you can ensure that nothing will leak once you put the mask on. Be sure that the edges are cut so the edges aren’t sharp, as this can damage the edges of the mask.
Glue it on! The next step involves using some paint. You should spray the paint over the cardboard, making sure that it runs smoothly and evenly across the whole mask. You will want to start with one side of the mask , so you can work your way round it before moving onto the other side. The paint needs to be slightly thicker than the cardboard, and it is best that you leave about one-third of an inch of paint on the edges so that it runs over the cardboard.
Don’t worry too much about the paint getting stuck to your mask. It’s easy to eliminate it later, and it’ll leave you with a wonderful finished mask to show off to everyone! It’s also url a good idea to wash away any excess paint after you are done, so you don’t wind up with smudges or smears on your dog.
Then it is time to paste the mask onto your dog’s head. First you will need to make sure that you get a secure fit between the mask and your dog’s head. As soon as you’ve made sure that it’s secure, then you may begin to glue the mask onto the dog’s face. Take the piece of cardboard that’s used for the base of the mask and fold it over. Make certain it’s quite strong and then use your hands to ensure the cardboard down in place.
Keep your hands out of the way and use tape to hold it in place as you repeat the procedure on the cardboard folds till you’ve got the mask snugged securely onto the face of your dog. Do not make the folds too big or else it might look messy. As soon as you’ve completed this, you can then take out the mask and then attach the cardboard ears. And attach the other area of the mask onto the dog. Be sure that the ears are level and be certain it is not too short or long as this can cause some issues with the mask slipping off the dog’s face.
If you are using a dog mask because your pet security, you’ll need to do some sanding to make sure that it is safe on your dog. You can do it by sanding off any excess paper which might have been removed from your mask.