Arts & Crafts

Mardi Gras Mask

Mardi Gras Mask
Photo by: masamom

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Create a cute, simple mask to celebrate Mardi Gras.

15 minutes
36 - 60 months
Group size
1 - 8 tots


  • 1 Straw
  • 2 Construction paper (Any colors)
  • Markers (Assorted colors)
  • Clear tape
  • Scissors
  • Craft feathers
  • Glue stick


  1. Trace each hand on one piece of construction paper and cut out.
  2. Decorate each hand with markers as desired. Decorate the sides of the hands with the thumbs pointed at each other.
  3. Draw and cut out small eye holes in the appropriate place on each hand.
  4. Glue one hand on top of the other by crossing the hands on top of each other.
  5. Embellish with craft feathers if desired.
  6. Use tape to attach straw on one side to form mask handle.

Developmental skills