Felt Sugar Skulls
A non~sugary craft to celebrate Dia del los Muertos (Day of the Dead).
This is a wonderfully open ended project and I encourage you and your kids to search google images for inspiration!
Materials we used:
Template (We shrunk the images to about 3" and used them as a general reference.)
Scrap pieces of wool felt
Cut out your white skull and sew (or glue) on all of the decorative pieces. Cut out a slightly larger black piece and attach it to the back for a finished look.
What to do with your sugar skulls?
* Make one for each loved one and hang them as a memorial banner.
* Applique onto a shirt or bag
* Add a pin back for a broach
How are you celebrating the day?
Posted by The Sitting Tree