Dia de los Muertos or “Day of the Dead” is a Mexican holiday celebrated the day after Halloween. This day brings families and friends together to remember the lives of lost loved ones. Best celebrated with costumes and décor, why not give our papercut sugar skull mask a try?

For Dia de Muertos

We cut our sugar skull mask on our Cricut cutting machine, but feel free to cut by hand as well. You can also find more DIY Dia de Muertos regalia on our site. 

Tools 

  • Scissors or Cutting Machine

Materials 

  • Text Weight Paper (1 piece of Onyx and 1 piece of Ice Silver)
  • 1/8″ Ribbon 
  • Spray Adhesive

Instructions

  1. Gather the tools and materials listed above.
  2. Cut out your paper according to the template notes using scissors or a cutting machine.
  3. Use spray adhesive to glue the pieces together. Be sure to line up the two holes on either side.
  4. Tie a 12″ piece of ribbon to either side of the mask.  

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DIY sugar skull mask for Dia De Los Muertos